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News: Police investigating possible hit-and-run on Mt. Houston Rd

Posted on Sunday, October 31st, 2021 at 9:23 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – Police are investigating a woman’s death as a possible hit-and-run after finding her in a ditch near Mt. Houston Road this morning, according to KHOU.

The accident happened in the 300 block of W Mt. Houston Road, east of Highway 249 and the North Freeway at around 5:30 a.m.

According to video footage obtained of the scene, a woman walking near the roadway may have been struck by a passing vehicle.

She was later discovered lying in the ditch and was pronounced dead.

The accident remains under investigation.

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