Tomball, TX (7/10/2020) – A man is dead after a driver hit him then fled the scene in the Tomball area Tuesday night.
The accident happened around 9:15 p.m. on the Tomball Parkway near Hirschfield Road. According to police, the vehicle was headed northbound when the driver struck and killed a man who was on the road. The vehicle fled the scene before police arrived.
Police think there may be heavy front-end damage since they found a damaged shopping cart. They are still figuring out if the man was crossing the road or waking in it.
Crash investigators will review all factors that may have led up to the accident and police reports will be made available in fourteen days.
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Hit-and-run crashes can be some of the most frustrating and stressful incidents in a person’s life, especially if they are hurt or they have to fight their insurance company to pay for the resulting vehicle damage.
If you or an accident investigator are able to find the person and vehicle that hit you, you can file a claim against that driver’s insurance company right away. If that driver did not have car insurance or didn’t have adequate coverage for the damages caused, you can try to get your money with the help of a trusted lawyer. The Houston car accident lawyers at Sutliff & Stout can help. Our experienced personal injury attorneys represent Texans in civil lawsuits against negligent drivers, and will work hard to get you the compensation you deserve.
Source: Click 2 Houston