Houston man dies in Port Arthur crash

Houston man dies in Port Arthur crash

Police in Port Arthur are investigating a fatality crash that claimed the life of a 78-year-old Houston man Sept. 11, reports the Port Arthur Police Department (PAPD).

According to a news release from PAPD, officers responded to a major traffic accident in the 3500 block of S. MLK shortly after 9 p.m. Upon arrival to the location, officers discovered an apparently deceased male lying in the middle of the roadway.

Another party involved in the crash, a 57-year-old male Helotes, Texas resident, was transported by ambulance to the Southeast Texas Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

The case is currently under investigation by the Port Arthur Police Department Criminal Investigations Division.

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