HOUSTON — A Harris County 7 deputy died in a fire accident Saturday on Beltway 8, halting all westbound traffic on Fondren Road, according to the Harris County Sheriff’s Office.
Harris Co. Pct. 7 deputy constable killed in crash, all westbound lanes of Beltway 8 closed
Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said two vehicles were involved in the accident, including the Precinct 7 cruiser, which caught fire. The accident was reported around 6:30 p.m.
The Vehicle Crimes Division of the Harris County Sheriff’s Office is investigating.
Gutierrez was airlifted by Life Flight to a local hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.
The accident happened just before 6:30 pm.
The MP’s SUV caught fire after the collision.
The MP was serving the citizens of District 7 when a car collided with a Representatives patrol vehicle.