Suspect Arrested, Charged in Fatal Crash at 3700 South Gessner Road

September 26, 2022 – Costs have been filed in opposition to a suspect arrested in a lethal crash at 3700 South Gessner Freeway about 6:30 p.m. remaining Friday (September 23).  

The suspect, Eddie La, 19, is charged with intoxication manslaughter throughout the 179th State District Court docket docket.  A reserving {photograph} of La is related to this data launch.  

The id of the female sufferer, 52, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.  

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant F. Briones and Officer M. Keita reported:  

A Honda Accord, pushed by La, was touring southbound near the above deal with when, for unknown causes, the auto left the roadway and struck a pedestrian on the sidewalk.  The Honda continued touring and received right here to a stop after hanging a Toyota Tacoma stopped at a a crimson delicate.  Houston Fireplace Division paramedics have been known as and pronounced the sufferer deceased.  

La was detained on the scene and determined to be impaired.  He was subsequently charged for his perform throughout the crash.

Eddie La
Eddie La

VHS/JFC  9-26-22
Inc. #128676122-R