News: Driver strikes, kills 2 pedestrians on S Main St

News: Driver strikes, kills 2 pedestrians on S Main St

Posted on Thursday, October 21st, 2021 at 9:40 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – Two people are dead after being struck by a driver while trying to cross the street outside of a marked crosswalk on the 9000 block of S Main St, ABC 13 reports.

The driver, around 9 p.m, hit Jessica Hood, 49, and an unidentified man. Following the collision, the driver remained at the scene and cooperated with the police.

Authorities are trying to determine who was at fault in the crash.

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 by a vehicle while walking around Houston,  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 pedestrian accident lawyer at absolutely no cost to you.


News: Woman fatally struck by multiple vehicles on Southwest Fwy

Posted on Monday, October 11th, 2021 at 10:28 pm    

HOUSTON, NC – Multiple vehicles collided with a woman on the Southwest Fwy Monday, KHOU reports.

The victim was initially struck by a BMW as she was running across the Fwy near Bissonnet St around 4 a.m. That driver remained at the scene of the accident following the collision. The woman was then fatally run over by a dark Sedan.

It is unclear exactly where the accident took place. Police shut down traffic in the area to investigate the incident.

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 while walking in Houston 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 pedestrian accident lawyer at absolutely no cost to you.


News: Multiple vehicles fatally strike pedestrian on Eastex Fwy

Posted on Friday, October 8th, 2021 at 9:32 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – According to KHOU, two cars and a work truck fatally collided with a pedestrian walking his bicycle across the Eastex Fwy Thursday.

The incident occurred near Hopper Rd around 11:30 p.m. The first car struck the man in the main lanes of the Fwy. The second hit his bicycle. He was then struck by the work truck.

Following the accident, all three drivers remained at the scene. Deputies do not believe impairment was a factor in the collisions.

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 while walking around Houston because of a 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 pedestrian accident lawyer at absolutely no cost to you.


News update: Police release more info concerning fatal crash on Gulf Fwy

Posted on Tuesday, October 5th, 2021 at 8:35 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – Authorities have released more details on the pedestrian who was struck and killed at 6600 Gulf Fwy Sunday.

A driver stopped on the Fwy when he saw the victim, a 47-year-old woman, walking across the main lanes of traffic. His vehicle was then struck by three other cars.

As the car was being struck, multiple other vehicles collided with the victim.

One of the vehicles that struck the victim, a blue Chevrolet Avalanche, remained at the scene after the incident and cooperated with police.

First responders arrived at the scene of the accident around 8:15 p.m. They transported the victim to an area hospital, where they later died.

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

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 by a driver while walking in the Houston area, 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 pedestrian accident lawyer at absolutely no cost to you.


News: Female pedestrian killed in hit-and-run on Shreveport Blvd.

Posted on Friday, September 24th, 2021 at 8:39 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – A 58-year-old pedestrian was fatally struck after two vehicles collision in Houston early this morning.

According to KHOU, the crash occurred at about 7:15 a.m. within the 9000 block of Shreveport Boulevard, near Glen Manor Drive.

Investigators say a Kia Forte and a Nissan Altima were both eastbound on the roadway when they collided. The Nissan then veered to the side of the roadway and hit the pedestrian.

The driver of the Nissan immediately fled the scene of the crash. The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene shortly after.

It is unclear if anyone in the Kia suffered injuries in the crash.

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 pedestrian accident lawyer at absolutely no cost to you.


HPD search for driver responsible for fatal hit-and-run in early July

Posted on Friday, July 23rd, 2021 at 9:01 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – Police in Houston are searching for the driver responsible for fatally striking a man at a cemetery driveway earlier this month.

According to a report by the Houston Police Department, the incident occurred on July 3rd at the Genoa Cemetary along Alameda Genoa Road.

Police say 32-year-old Gabriel Rodriguez was laying on the ground near the entrance gate when he was run over by a 2010 Nissan Altima.

Rodriguez was pronounced dead at the scene. Further investigation revealed that he may have been intoxicated and was seen lying in the driveway to the cemetery with headphones on.

The driver of the Nissan fled the scene before authorities arrived. No further information on their identity is available at this time.

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.