Investigation into Fatal Crash at 5200 Westheimer Road

Houston police are investigating a fatal crash at 5200 Westheimer Road about 6:50 p.m. on Sunday (Jan. 8).The identity of the deceased male, believed to be about 40 years old, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant A. Patterson and Officer M. Keita reported:The male, a pedestrian, attempted to cross the main lanes of Westheimer Road at the above address – not in a crosswalk – when he was struck by a gray Toyota Camry traveling westbound.  Paramedics transported the male to an area hospital where he was pronounced deceased.The male driver, 35, was questioned, did not show signs of intoxication and was released.The investigation is continuing.JFC/SOA      1-9-23Inc #003877123-C