Man fatally strikes light pole at 8100 Eastex Freeway feeder road
The Houston Police Department is investigating a fatal traffic accident at 8100 Eastex Freeway (North U.S. Highway 59) service road about 4:30 p.m. on Saturday.
The identity of the male victim, 58, is pending notification to family members by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.
“The victim was driving a blue Suzuki Grand Vitara SUV northbound on the Eastex Freeway service road at the above address when his vehicle left the roadway and struck a freeway light pole,” HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant R. Dukes and Officer O. Sulaiman reported.
Investigators determined the driver was not wearing his seat belt at the time of the incident.