Garbage truck involved in fatal accident

Police are investigating an apparent fatal accident involving a garbage truck on Houston's west side.

November 8, 2010 2:17:20 PM PST
Police are investigating an accident involving a garbage truck in west Houston, where one person has been killed. At about 10:30am, police received a call that a woman had been fatally struck by a trash truck in the 11100 block of Briar Forest at Wilcrest. The victim apparently died at the scene. The details of the accident are unclear, but a bicycle is laying in a ditch near the scene.

The truck belongs to Waste Corporation of America.

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