You don't pay unless we win!

Driver charged with aggravated assault in crash in southeast Houston

Posted on Tuesday, July 6th, 2021 at 1:00 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – According to ABC 13, a driver was charged with aggravated assault in a crash in southeast Houston on Sunday afternoon, per ABC 13.

The driver of the vehicle, identified as Jose Angel Hernandez, reportedly told two bicyclists on Jefferson Street that they could not bike in the area. The bicyclists, a man and a woman, got into a confrontation with the man. He then used his car to hit the woman and knocked her off her bike around 2:19 p.m.

The male bicyclist then reportedly shot the driver in self-defense.

Both bicyclists are expected to be okay and Hernandez was taken to the hospital in an unknown condition. He has been charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

People dislike attorneys until they actually need one. Attorney Tom's team of Houston personal injury lawyers is prepared to help you if you've been hurt in an accident. Call (713) 244-6363 or fill out an online contact form and an experienced legal professional will reach out to you.

Note: This site is dedicated to reporting on accidents and injuries. We refer to existing news sources to create our posts. News articles often are updated to reflect new developments. Contact us if you have noticed any false or out of date information in this post so we can update it to be as informative as possible.

Disclaimer: is a local website. We hope that by exposing the frequency of accidental injuries in our community, we can help make the greater Houston area a safer place. It is our hope that exposing the prevalence of preventable injuries will help our friends and neighbors take the necessary measures to avoid such accidents. Information on is not legal advice.


View All Testimonials
Avvo Logo
American Justice Association Logo
khou11 Logo
Houston Buiness Journal Logo