Driver attempts to leave after killing pedestrian on Westheimer Road
HOUSTON, TX- A woman was killed by a suspected intoxicated driver while crossing a street in Houston on Oct. 15, KTRK reports.
At 6400 Westheimer Road on a Saturday morning, bystanders forced a driver to stay at the scene after the driver had fatally hit a female pedestrian. The pedestrian had been walking across the Westheimer and Winrock streets with another woman when a truck hit the one woman.
The driver attempted to leave, but witnesses ensured that the driver could not leave.
The same type of accident occurred this past spring at 6100 Westheimer Road when another drunk driver killed a couple.
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