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News: Victim runs from man with knife into West Bellfort Ave, struck, killed by driver

Posted on Tuesday, August 3rd, 2021 at 8:59 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – A man was killed on Saturday when they ran into the street on 10300 Bellfort Ave, reports HPD.

The collision happened around 7:45 p.m. in the parking lot of  Bellfort Food Store. The victim is an unidentified 55-year-old. They were struck by a Ford Fusion while trying to flee from a man chasing them with a knife.

Following the collision, the victim was taken to a hospital where they died.

Police questioned and released the driver of the Ford Fusion. They do not believe impairment was a factor in the case. The investigation is still active.

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