Houston, TX – Aldine Bender Rd Crash Victim Succumbs to Injuries
Houston, TX (November 5, 2019) – On November 2, emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident in the 100 block of Aldine Bender Road.
According to reports, a white Tahoe was traveling along Aldine Bender Road when it struck two individuals who were crossing the street at approximately 11 p.m. The driver of the vehicle fled the scene on foot.
One 41-year-old male victim was rushed to an area hospital for injuries.
A 40-year-old female victim was rushed to an area hospital but declared deceased after her arrival.
Authorities later confirmed that they arrested 27-year-old Carlos Aguilar-Rodriguez, who was driving the Tahoe at the time of the collision. Aguilar-Rodriguez was charged with two counts of failure to stop and render aid, one count of DWI with a child under 15 and one count of endangering a child.
At this time, the collision remains under investigation by the Houston Police Department’s Vehicular Crimes Division.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and his family at this time.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the victim who lost her life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
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