Vance Letbetter Killed in Accident at Sam Houston Tollway in Harris County, TX

May 18, 2024
Victim's Name(s)
Vance Letbetter
Type of Accident
Car Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

Sam Houston Tollway, Houston, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
GMC Canyon, Honda Accord
Sam Houston Tollway
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries (1), minor injuries (1)

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

GMC Canyon and a Honda Accord were involved in a collision

What Happened

Authorities are investigating a crash that killed a driver at Sam Houston Tollway in Harris County, TX on May 18th, 2024. Police say the incident happened around 12:50 p.m. According to investigators, a GMC Canyon headed eastbound not the tollway is said to have collided with the rear of a Honda Accord under unclear circumstances. Following the collision, reports say the Honda was pushed into a the side of the Jeep while the GMC struck a Subaru. The driver of the Honda, identified as 67-year-old Vance Letbetter, was fatally injured, reports say. Additional information was not available.

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