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Wrong-way driver causes fatal wreck on East Freeway

Date of Occurance: 10/5/2014 10:00:00 AM
Type of Case: Fatality Collision
Case #: HC140146455
Location: 16100 East Freeway Westbound Main Lanes
Complainant: Nathan Farlow
Suspect/Defendant: Yushela Granja
Notification of Next of Kin: Yes
Person Notified:
Date and Time: 10/5/2014 3:40:00 AM
Approved for Release: Deputy P. Begley
Title: Accident Investigator
Details: On October 5, 2014, at approximately 0340 hours, Nathan Farlow was operating a 2007 Toyota Camry westbound in the16100 block of the East Freeway westbound main lanes in the middle lane of travel. Yushela Granja was operating a 2004 Hyundai Sonata eastbound in the 16100 block of the East Freeway westbound main lanes in the middle lane of travel. The Hyundai Sonata being operated by Yushela Granja was traveling the wrong way traveling eastbound in the westbound main lanes of the East Freeway. Yushela Granja struck front left to the front left of the Toyota Camry being operated by Nathan Farlow. Yushela Granja and Nathan Farlow showed no signs of life at the collision scene. This case remains under investigation by the Harris County Sheriff’s Office Traffic Enforcement Division.