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Houston Man Charged in Fatal Pedestrian Accident

Destiny Baker3 years ago

A Houston man has turned himself in following a fatal pedestrian accident on Woodforest Boulevard that left a woman dead.

About the Houston Pedestrian Accident

  • According to KHOU, Erik Garza, 28, has been charged with failing to stop and render aid in connection with a fatal pedestrian accident that occurred New Year’s Day.
  • Garza was traveling along Woodforest Boulevard north of I-10 east around 8 pm when he struck and killed a woman as she crossed the street.
  • Garza fled the scene, but left behind a good amount of debris including his vehicle’s license plate.
  • The 28-year-old eventually told his mother what happened who then contacted the Harris County Sheriff’s Office – Garza surrendered peacefully.

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