Investigation into Fatal Crash at 1934 St. Joseph Parkway

Houston police are investigating a fatal crash at 1934 St. Joseph Parkway about 3:50 p.m. on Tuesday (May 9).

The identity of the female victim, 73, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant A. Vanderbull and Officer A. Michon reported:

The driver of a gray motor bus was traveling westbound on St Joseph Parkway and made a left turn onto Caroline Street.  The victim was crossing Caroline in the crosswalk and was struck by the bus.  The victim died at the scene.  The driver, who remained at the scene, was determined not to be impaired.

A preliminary investigation determined the driver failed to yield right of way to the victim.

The investigation is continuing.  No charges have been filed at this time.

VHS/JFC  5-10-17
Inc. #058172317-Q