73-Year-Old Man Killed in Car Crash on Memorial Drive in Houston

73-Year-Old Man Killed in Car Crash on Memorial Drive in Houston

73-Year-Old Man Killed in Houston Two-Vehicle Crash on Memorial Drive at Bateswood Drive

Houston, Texas (January 7, 2023) – The 73-year-old man who was critically injured on December 12 in a two-vehicle crash in Houston has died, according to the police.

The man was pronounced dead on December 30.

The accident happened around 2:45 p.m., in the 14100 block of Memorial Drive at Bateswood Drive.

Police said the man was driving a black Ford Edge westbound at the intersection when he ran a red light and crashed into a southbound grey Honda CR-V.

The man was taken to a local hospital, where he later died. His name has not been released.

The Honda driver, a 43-year-old woman, and her passenger were not seriously injured in the crash.

The police are investigating the crash.

Common Causes of Automobile Accidents

There are many different reasons why automobile, pedestrian, 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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