Harris County, TX (12/18/2019) – A man is now dead after he was struck by a car after he fell into a road in northwest Harris County Tuesday night.
The accident occurred around 9:45 p.m. on Barker Cypress Road. According to deputies, a Toyota Camry was heading south when a man walking alongside the roadway fell as he was walking from the westside of the street. The driver was not able to avoid the man and the driver struck him.
The pedestrian was killed at the scene.
The driver was reportedly not intoxicated at the time of the crash.
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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