HOUSTON, TEXAS (Sept. 3, 2014) — Charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in a fatal traffic accident at 1500 East Freeway (East Interstate Highway 10) about 10:10 p.m. on Saturday (August 30).
The suspect, Mackey Allen Keith, 61, is charged with driving while intoxicated in Harris County Criminal Court #11.
On Tuesday the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences confirmed the victim’s indentity as Joshua Fergeson, 28, of Houston.
HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant T. Trometer and Officer T. Branford reported:
The victim, for unknown reasons, was crossing the East Freeway mainlanes when he was struck by the driver of a gray Toyota pickup truck. The victim died at the scene. The driver of the Toyota (Keith) was arrested and subsequently charged.