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: COVID-19 Delta Variant 'Accelerating' In North Texas And Across The Nation
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: Frisco's Grand Park No Longer An 'Urban Legend' As City Can Finally Finish Exide Cleanup
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: Amber Alert Issued For Dallas Brothers 2 And 4 Years Old; With Father Who Is A Homicide Suspect