Monday, May 11, 2020

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 8600 Westbranch Drive

Houston police are investigating a fatal hit-and-run crash that occurred at 8600 Westbranch Drive about 5:05 a.m. on Sunday (May 10).  

The identity of the male victim, a pedestrian, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.  

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant K. Harris and Officer M. Ramos reported:  

The victim was found lying partially in the roadway on the southbound side of Westbranch Drive  His injuries were consistent with having been struck by a vehicle of unknown make and model.  There was no debris or evidence at the scene.  

At this time, there are no known witnesses or suspects.  

Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Hit and Run Unit at 713-247-4072 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.