35-Year-Old Man Killed in Car Crash on Sam Houston Parkway in Houston

35-Year-Old Man Killed in Car Crash on Sam Houston Parkway in Houston

35-Year-Old Man Killed in Houston Two-Vehicle Crash on Sam Houston Parkway

Houston, Texas (May 24, 2022) – A 35-year-old man was killed in a two-vehicle crash Monday evening in Houston, according to the police.

The deadly accident occurred around 5:35 p.m., May 23, in the 6600 block of South Sam Houston Parkway West service road.

Police said the man was driving a brown Kia Soul southbound at a high rate of speed when he changed lanes and did not see a Ford F-550 tanker truck that was stopped due to traffic.

The Soul then rear-ended the tanker truck.

The Soul driver was pronounced dead at the scene. His name has not been released.

The driver of the tanker truck was not injured in the crash.

The police are investigating the crash.

Common Causes of Automobile Accidents

There are many different reasons why automobile, 18-wheeler, and motorcycle accidents occur, including driver negligence, driver inattention, texting and driving, speeding, fatigue, failure to yield the right of way from a stop sign or private drive, running a red light, and driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. While the factors listed above are the main causes of most accidents, there may also be other factors involved, which is why it’s important that an investigation be conducted before evidence disappears, especially in cases involving a fatality.  At Joel A. Gordon & Associates, we will act quickly to secure accident scene photos, interview witnesses, obtain police records, and secure other valuable evidence needed to win your case.  Call now for a free consultation.

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