Driver on North Freeway hits, kills man

Posted on Thursday, July 15th, 2021 at 7:05 pm    

HOUSTON, TX –A driver on the North Freeway hit and killed a pedestrian on Thursday morning, reports KTRK.

The driver was northbound on the section of the North Freeway between N Vista Dr and E Richie Rd when a man suddenly appeared on the roadway around 5 a.m. They swerved to avoid colliding with the pedestrian but failed.

Immediately after striking the pedestrian, the driver stopped, exited their vehicle, and checked on the man. They discovered he had died.

The identity of the victim has not been disclosed.

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