HOUSTON, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) —The Houston Police Department announced Thursday that a second police officer has died in a car crash this morning.
Around 6:30 a.m. Dec. 19, officer Gizelle Solorio was killed in a crash on I-10 W. near Sealy, the department said.READ MORE: Appeals Court Ruling Keeps Abortion Ban In Place In Texas
Solorio’s passing comes not even two weeks after the death of Houston officer Christopher Brewster, who was shot and killed after trying to break up a domestic dispute Dec. 7.READ MORE: Amtrak Train From Fort Worth Crashes In Oklahoma, Four Hurt
The 32 year old joined the department in May 2017 and was assigned to the Northeast Patrol Division.
HPD has since asked the community for prayers for Solorio and her family.MORE NEWS: Critical Race Theory Law Could Be Behind Latest Southlake Racism Controversy