Investigation into Fatal Crash at 9600 Beechnut Street
May 17, 2022 - Houston police are investigating a fatal crash at 9600 Beechnut Street about 9:40 p.m. last Friday (May 13).
The identity of the deceased male, 36, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.
HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant P Pham and Officer T Smith reported:
The male, a pedestrian, attempted to cross the roadway - not in a crosswalk - at the above address when he was struck by a gray Chevrolet Tahoe traveling eastbound. Houston Fire Department paramedics transported the man to an area hospital where doctors pronounced him deceased on Saturday (May 14).
The male driver and a passenger in the Chevrolet were not injured. The driver was questioned, determined not to be impaired and released.
The investigation is continuing.
For additional information, please contact the HPD Office of Community Affairs at 713-308-3200.