Driver on Bellfort Ave dies after striking light pole, tree

Posted on Wednesday, July 28th, 2021 at 8:42 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – A driver is dead after they collided with both a light pole and a tree at 5500 West Bellfort Ave Tuesday evening, according to a press release by HCSO.

The incident occurred at around 10:05 p.m. After the collision with the pole and tree, the victim was hospitalized at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center where he died from his injuries.

Once the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences confirms the identity of the victim, his name will be released to the public.

The incident is under investigation by the Vehicular Crimes Division of the Houston Police Department.

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