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News: Female pedestrian killed in hit-and-run on Shreveport Blvd.

Posted on Friday, September 24th, 2021 at 8:39 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – A 58-year-old pedestrian was fatally struck after two vehicles collision in Houston early this morning.

According to KHOU, the crash occurred at about 7:15 a.m. within the 9000 block of Shreveport Boulevard, near Glen Manor Drive.

Investigators say a Kia Forte and a Nissan Altima were both eastbound on the roadway when they collided. The Nissan then veered to the side of the roadway and hit the pedestrian.

The driver of the Nissan immediately fled the scene of the crash. The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene shortly after.

It is unclear if anyone in the Kia suffered injuries in the crash.

This blog post is part of a series that Kherkher Garcia provides for the benefit of our neighbors across the Houston area. It is meant to keep our community informed about recent motor vehicle accidents, and should not be construed as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured because of another driver’s reckless behavior, we would like to hear from you at your earliest convenience. Contact us today, online or by calling (713) 231-5640, to speak with an experienced Houston pedestrian accident lawyer at absolutely no cost to you.