Houston police are investigating a fatal crash at 7500 T C Jester Boulevard about 1:15 a.m. today (April 7).
The identity of the deceased male victim, 56, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.
HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant D. Griffiths and Senior Police Officer D. Hoang reported:
A passerby observed a gray Volkswagen Jetta on fire at the above address and called police. Paramedics pronounced the driver deceased at the scene.
At this time, it is unclear as to the vehicle’s direction of travel prior to it crashing into a tree and then catching on fire.
Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Vehicular Crimes Division at 713-247-4072.