News update: Police release name of man charged for death of stepdaughter

News update: Police release name of man charged for death of stepdaughter

Posted on Tuesday, October 12th, 2021 at 8:46 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – Police have released the man’s name charged in connection with a fatal car crash on the 5900 block of Southwest Fwy Saturday, KWTX reports.

Paul Rodriguez, 30, was driving a Honda when weaving in and out of traffic on Southwest Fwy when he collided first with a semi-truck, then a red Mercedes Benz, and finally a box truck.

The force of the impact from colliding with the box truck caused Rodriguez’s 6-year-old girl to be launched from the vehicle. First responders transported the girl to an area hospital, where she died the next day.

Rodriguez and his two sons were hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries.

Officers have charged Rodriguez with murder, intoxicated assault, and DUI with a child passenger. His bond has been set at $250,000.

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, someone you love has died 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 wrongful death attorney at absolutely no cost to you.


News: Suspected DUI driver fatally collides with car near Larchmont

Posted on Monday, September 13th, 2021 at 7:53 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – A suspected impaired driver ran a red light and fatally collided with another vehicle at Southwest Fwy Frontage Rd and Fountain View on Sunday, KTRK reports.

The suspect, an unidentified female, struck the other vehicle around 3 a.m. The driver of the vehicle she struck died and their passenger was critically injured.

Police charged the suspect with intoxicated manslaughter.

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 wrongful death lawyer at absolutely no cost to you.


News: Police release additional information concerning fatal crash at 11300 Martin Luther King Blvd

Posted on Thursday, August 26th, 2021 at 6:15 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – Additional details have been released regarding the fatal collision at 11300 Martin Luther King Blvd on August 24, according to Houston PD.

Witnesses at the scene say that a black Lincoln MKZ and another vehicle were involved in a street race. The Lincoln fled the area after colliding with a 62-year-old female pedestrian crossing the street at the intersection of MLK Blvd and Selinsky Rd.

Paramedics arrived at the scene around 11:55 and pronounced the victim dead. Her name will be released once it is verified by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

The incident is under investigation by the Vehicular Crimes Division of the Houston Police Department. They urge anyone with information regarding the hit-and-run to contact them immediately.

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.