68-year-old Pedestrian Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash on Westheimer

Houston, Texas (Sept. 16, 2022) – A 68-year-old pedestrian with a walker, was struck and killed as part of a hit-and-run crash. The Houston Police Department said the incident occurred at the 8800 block of Westheimer Road near Lazy Hollow Drive at roughly 5 a.m..

According to officials, the 68-year-old was dragged nearly a mile to a mile and a half by the vehicle. His remains were found Lazy Hollow and Hullsmith Drive. 68-year-old killed in hit-and-run

Police did note that he was in a crosswalk at the time of the accident. The area where he was struck is reportedly very dark.

The driver fled the scene, and police have not given a description of the vehicle at this time. The investigation into the accident remains ongoing.

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An attorney can deal with insurance adjusters for you, negotiate settlements, and represent your best interests if a lawsuit is needed. If you or a loved one were involved in an auto-pedestrian accident, immediately contact a legal expert to help you evaluate your options. Call car accident attorneys Sutliff & Stout at (713) 987-7111 or send us an email to discuss your car accident injury case.

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Source: ABC 13

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