News: Hit-and-run driver fatally collide with pedestrian on Westpark Dr

Posted on Wednesday, November 3rd, 2021 at 11:41 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – According to HPD, a hit-and-run driver fatally struck a pedestrian at 10000 Westpark Dr Monday.

The 40-year-old male victim was attempting to cross the southbound lanes of Westpark Dr when he was hit by the driver of a light-colored SUV around  8:20 a.m. The driver then fled the area.

First responders transported the victim to a nearby hospital, where they later died.

The incident is under investigation by the Vehicular Crimes Division of the Houston Police Department.

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