The Premiere Website For Police News In Texas

          



 

Driver Arrested in Fatal Crash at 11100 Almeda Road
Houston Police Dept
   
 
More Today's News:
ߦ   Angry restaurant customer opens fire nearly hitting police officers
ߦ   Austin Pilot Sentenced For Transporting Marijuana In His Plane
ߦ   Constables arrest Possession of Marijuana suspects
ߦ   Constables arrest suspected Drug Dealer
ߦ   Deputy on motorcycle involved in hit-and-run crash
ߦ   Federal Court Ruling Guts Police Ability To Use Guns
ߦ   Five Members and Associates of Bloods Gang Indicted for Federal Racketeering and Other Related Offenses
ߦ   Galveston County Commissioners Court Agenda - Sept 25
ߦ   Here's why a suspect's hands pose the greatest threat
ߦ   Intoxication Assault suspect Surrenders
ߦ   Jury duty has been canceled in Harris County through Oct. 13
ߦ   Karisa Daniels Says She Shot Trooper Because She Didn’t Want To Go To Jail
ߦ   Man Jailed In Paris Shooting
ߦ   Narcotics Task Force traffic stop on U.S. 59 nets $237,000
ߦ   Officer Involved vehicle accident
ߦ   Preparation begins for National Night Out events
ߦ   Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive Arrested near Los Angeles
ߦ   Two Bandidos Plead Guilty To Murder Of Hells Angel
ߦ   Former Police Officer Arrested
ߦ   Man pleads guilty — 42 years after young Maryland sisters vanished — in case that stunned the Washington area
ߦ   Teenagers Get Killed While Robbing A Man’s House, Family Protesting Homeowner’s Actions
ߦ   ‘I felt oppressed so I beheaded her,’ murder defendant told police, FBI
ߦ   “You’re Dealing With A Sitting Assemblywoman:”Full video released of New Jersey Assemblywoman Maria Rodriguez-Gregg’s DUI arrest
ߦ   151 Months Federal Prison On Child Porn Conviction
ߦ   Aggravated Robbery, Evading in a Motor Vehicle
ߦ   Constables arrest Felony Theft suspect
ߦ   Credit Card Skimmer Found In Convenience Store Gas Pumps
ߦ   Federal Pen For Scheme To Defraud The VA Disability Compensation
ߦ   Final Defendant Sentenced in Poly Drug Conspiracy
ߦ   Galveston College Registration for the 2017 Fall Second Start Term
ߦ   Galveston County Commissioners Court Meeting - Sept 25
ߦ   Governor Abbott Again Extends Proclamation Suspending Hotel And Motel Taxes During Hurricane Harvey
ߦ   Houston Men Charged with Murder Outside Parole Office
ߦ   Kerrville Police Arrest Kerrville ISD School Educator
ߦ   Leuders Man Sentenced to 87 Months in Federal Prison For Child Pornography Offense

   Next >>
 
Search Archives:

City of Houston Seal

Incident Update
Houston Police Department

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DATE: March 8, 2017 9:30:59 AM CST

Driver Arrested in Fatal Crash at 11100 Almeda Road

Charges are pending against a suspect arrested in a fatal crash at 11100 Almeda Road about 11:50 p.m. on Tuesday (March 7).  

The suspect, Gregory Charles (b/m, 43), faces a charge of intoxication manslaughter.  He was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital in an unknown condition.  

The male victim, 65, was pronounced dead at the scene.  His identity is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.  

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant E. Fendia and Officer J. Best reported:  

The victim was driving a Nissan 370Z and stopped at a red light at the intersection of Almeda and Reed Road.  A white charter bus, shuttling for the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, had the green light and was traveling eastbound on Reed through the intersection.  At that time, a black Chevrolet Avalanche traveling northbound on Almeda at a high rate of speed struck the rear of the Nissan, pushed it into the intersection and then struck the charter bus.  The Nissan continued through the intersection, struck a second charter bus and then came to a stop.  

The driver of the Nissan died at the scene.  The driver of the Avalanche (Charles) exhibited sings of intoxication and was taken into custody.  He was transported by HFD paramedics to the hospital.  

VHS/JFC  3-8-17

Inc. #029612017-X

Post a comment
Name/Nickname:
(required)
Email Address: (must be a valid address)
(will not be published or shared)
Comments: (plain text only)
Printer Friendly Format  Printer Friendly Format    Send to a Friend  Send to a Friend    RSS Feed  RSS Feed
  Facebook   Share link on Twitter Tweet  
© 1999-2017 The Police News. All rights reserved.