HPD: Man dies after horrific accident on Katy Freeway

HPD: Man dies after horrific accident on Katy Freeway

A driver is dead after being partially ejected from his truck during an accident along the Katy Freeway early Sunday in west Houston, police said.

Print
Email
|

by KHOU.com staff

khou.com

Posted on December 1, 2013 at 6:07 PM

HOUSTON – A driver is dead after being partially ejected from his truck during an accident along the Katy Freeway early Sunday in west Houston, police said.

According to the Houston Police Department, a man in a truck heading east on the Katy Freeway lost control of his vehicle and slammed into the inside of the concrete wall. The accident happened at 2:30 a.m. near Westgreen Boulevard.

Police said the driver was not wearing his seatbelt and was partially ejected from the truck, and then was scraped along the wall as the vehicle continued down the freeway.

The driver was dismembered from the accident and died at the scene, police said.

Print
Email
|