• By: Graham Sutliff
  • Published: September 2022

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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Source: ABC 13

About the Author

Graham Sutliff is a founding partner at Sutliff & Stout, Injury & Accident Law Firm. Among other awards and certifications, he is Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law and has been recognized by Thomson Reuters as a Super Lawyer for the past decade. In 2019 alone, Graham recovered hundreds of millions of dollars for his clients who were injured by others. To learn more about Graham, click here.

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