|Houston police are investigating a fatal crash that occurred at 5900 Lockwood about 1 a.m. today (December 14).
The identity of the male victim, 55, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.
HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant E. Fendia and Officer D. Henley reported:
The victim was driving a gold Pontiac Grand Prix at a high rate of speed northbound on Lockwood when the vehicle left the roadway and struck a tree. The victim, who was not wearing a seat belt, was pronounced dead at the scene.
At this time, it has not been determined if alcohol was a factor in the crash.