News: Woman fatally struck by multiple vehicles on Southwest Fwy

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.

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News: Elderly passenger dies after car flies off Hamilton St onto Southwest Fwy

Posted on Thursday, September 30th, 2021 at 10:01 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – According to ABC 13, an elderly passenger died when a car flew off Hamilton St onto the embankment of the Southwest Fwy Wednesday.

The vehicle was on southbound Hamilton St when it plowed through the barrier and went onto the Fwy below.

First responders transported the elderly passenger to the hospital, where she died. The driver was also taken to the hospital. Their condition is unknown.

Police do not believe impairment was a factor in the collision.

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.


News update: Authorities release more info on fatal Southwest Fwy crash

Posted on Tuesday, September 14th, 2021 at 6:05 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – Police have released the suspect’s name believed to be responsible for a deadly crash at 6000 Southwest Fwy on Sunday morning, according to HPD.

Diana Laura Monterroza, 21, was driving a gray Nissan Altima on northbound Southwest Fwy Frontage Rd. She ran the red light at the intersection with Fountain View Rd and struck a gray Acura that was occupied by two people.

First responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident around 3:15 a.m. They pronounced the 31-year-old driver of the Acura dead when they arrived. They then hospitalized the passenger in critical condition at an area hospital.

Police charged Monterroza with intoxication assault and intoxication 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 car accident lawyer at absolutely no cost to you.


News: Wrong-way driver fatally collides with semi-truck near Meadows Place

Posted on Monday, September 13th, 2021 at 7:40 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – Two people are dead following a multi-vehicle crash at Southwest Fwy and W Bellfort Ave on Sunday morning, according to Click 2 Houston.

The collision occurred around 4:52 a.m. when the wrong-way driver collided with a semi-truck, causing the truck to ignite and become engulfed in flames.

Authorities have not yet released the names of the victims.

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 trucking accident lawyer at absolutely no cost to you.