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News: 21-year-old pedestrian killed in SE Houston crash

Posted on Tuesday, December 21st, 2021 at 7:25 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – A man was fatally struck by a vehicle while crossing a roadway in the Greater Hobby Area last Friday night.

According to a report by HPD, the 21-year-old man was attempting to cross in the 10100  block of Telephone Road near the intersection with Almeda Genoa Road when he was hit around 9:20 p.m.

The unidentified victim was rushed to Memorial Hermann Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The driver involved, 21-year-old Jose Villarreal, was arrested after showing signs of impairment at the scene. He has since been charged with DWI.

This blog post is part of a series that Kherkher Garcia provides for the benefit of our neighbors across the Houston area. It is meant to keep our community informed about recent motor vehicle accidents, and should not be construed as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured because of another driver’s reckless behavior, we would like to hear from you at your earliest convenience. Contact us today, online or by calling (713) 231-5640, to speak with an experienced Houston car accident lawyer at absolutely no cost to you.