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Elderly man dies from injuries sustained in early May car accident

Posted on Tuesday, May 18th, 2021 at 2:00 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – The Houston Police Department reports that an elderly man has died from injuries sustained in a car accident on May 5th.

90-year-old Joseph Stelly was traveling in a Ford Taurus when he hit the rear bumper of a Ford Expedition stopped near 7800 Tidwell Road. The Expedition was then pushed into an 18-wheeler cab and a Ford F-150 pickup truck.

Stelly was hospitalized in critical condition and was later moved to hospice. He was pronounced dead on Monday, May 17.

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