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Pedestrian dies in crash on Woodforest Boulevard

Posted on Monday, January 4th, 2021 at 3:00 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – A pedestrian died in a crash on Woodforest Boulevard on the evening of Saturday, January 2, according to a press release from the Harris County Sheriff’s Office.

The victim, Angel Canales, was walking in a moving lane of traffic near 15200 Woodforest Boulevard when he was hit by a pickup truck driven by Juan Balderas. Canales reportedly failed to yield the right of way and was not using a crosswalk at the time of the accident.

Canales was rushed to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced deceased. Balderas was determined not to be intoxicated.

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