One killed in pedestrian hit-and-run on Westheimer Road
HOUSTON, TX- A pedestrian was killed in a hit-and-run collision on Westheimer Road on Friday morning, according to the Houston Police Department.
At approximately 5:15am, officials reported a hit-and-run crash that occurred when a vehicle struck a pedestrian crossing the road with a walker near the 8800 block of Westheimer Road. The vehicle did not remain at the scene of the crash. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
We will monitor for updates as they become available.
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