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Man killed after vehicle strikes barrier on Eastex Freeway

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HOUSTON – A 64-year-old man was killed Saturday when his vehicle struck a barrier on at 2400 Eastex Freeway, police said.

Houston police said the man was driving a silver Volvo 740 Turbo southbound when he veered off to the right and hit a concrete barrier multiple times.

A witness told police the driver seemed to be suffering a medical episode.

The driver was taken to St. Joseph Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.


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