Bicyclist Killed in Accident at Hwy 288 and Calumet St in Houston, TX

April 15, 2024
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
Car Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

Calumet Street, Houston, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Houston Police
Vehicles Involved
Hwy 288 and Calumet St
Hwy 288 and Calumet St
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Bicyclist was struck by multiple vehicles

What Happened

Houston Police are investigating a crash that killed a bicyclist at Hwy 288 and Calumet St in Houston, TX on April 15th, 2024. Police say the incident happened around 9:30 p.m. Authorities say a bicyclist was crossing the main lanes of Hwy 288 before they were almost struck by an 18-wheeler. While attempting to an avoid the collision, the bicyclist is said to have fallen off the bicycle and was struck by other passing vehicles before they had an opportunity to clear the road. Officials say the drivers remained at the scene and two had minor injuries while the bicyclist was fatally injured. Authorities did not have any additional information available.

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