Light Pole Causes Fatal Traffic Accident on Houston’s El Camino Real

Houston police are continuing to investigate a fatal traffic accident between a mid-sized pickup truck and a freeway light pole in the 16100 block of El Camino Real which occurred about 5:10 p.m. on Saturday, April 23rd.

The victim was reportedly driving a red Chevrolet S10 pickup truck southbound on El Camino Real. The truck veered from the road and struck a lightpole between the northbound and southbound lanes for unknown reasons and the driver was killed.

A female passenger was transported via Life Flight Helicopter to Memorial Hermann Hospital, and a male passenger was transported to Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital. Both passengers are in stable condition. No other vehicles were involved in this accident.

For anyone with additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.

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