HARRIS COUNTY (October 15, 2018)– A major hit-and-run collision took place on Saturday night at 9:30 p.m. at the intersection of Fallbrook Drive and Jones Road in Northwest Harris County.
According to the Harris County Sheriff’s Office the driver, of a black SUV ran the red light on Jones Road and crashed into a white Toyota. The passenger in the Toyota had to be rescued with Jaws of Life and was flown by Lifeflight helicopter to a local hospital. The driver of the Toyota was taken to a nearby hospital by ambulance and remains in serious but stable condition.
The at-fault driver fled the scene on foot. A witness reported his whereabouts and authorities found him near a hospital. The suspect was believed to be intoxicated, and the police had to use a Taser prior to his arrest.
The crash remains under investigation and the police accident report will be made available within 10 days.
If you or a loved one were involved in hit-and-run accident, it is important to contact a legal expert to help you evaluate your options. Call (713) 987-7111 or send us an email to discuss your car accident injury case.
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