Driver dies after pulling out in front of Van on Hwy 249

Posted on Monday, July 12th, 2021 at 8:16 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – A driver is dead after their vehicle was rear-ended by a van on Saturday, reports KTRK.

The victim was driving a white car on Hwy 249 when he pulled out in front of a van and slammed on the brakes. The van then rear-ended the car.

Following the crash, the victim was taken to a hospital where they died from their injuries. The condition of the driver of the van is not known.

Investigators do not know why the car driver stopped suddenly, however, they do not think impairment played a role in the collision.

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