Driver Killed in Accident at Wayside Dr and Harrisburg Blvd in Houston, TX

November 13, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

Wayside Dr & Harrisburg Blvd, Houston, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Houston Police
Vehicles Involved
Garbage Truck
Wayside Dr and Harrisburg Blvd
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Garbage truck rolled forward and crushed a driver

What Happened

Area authorities are investigating a crash that killed a driver at Wayside Dr and Harrisburg Blvd in Houston, TX on November 13th, 2023. Police say the incident happened around 2:40 p.m. Investigators believe a garbage truck may have been accidentally placed into neutral as the driver exited the vehicle. Officials say the truck rolled forward and struck the driver, who suffered fatal injuries at the scene. Additional information was not immediately available.

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