Houston, TX – Utility Worker Killed In Galveston Rd Pedestrian Accident
Houston, TX (April 2, 2019) – Around 10:45 a.m. on April 1, Houston Police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a pedestrian accident.
The incident occurred near the intersection of Galveston Road and Clear Lake City Blvd. According to reports, a utility worker was standing in the middle of the road while escorting an oversized load when he was struck by a driver traveling southbound along the roadway.
The utility worker sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased by the Houston Medical Examiner.
Our warmest sympathies go out to the family of the utility worker who lost his life in this very tragic incident.
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