Houston, TX – Male Pedestrian Killed in North Freeway (I-45 N) Accident
Houston, TX (December 12, 2019) – An early morning collision on Thursday claimed one person’s life.
Just after 12:45 a.m., on December 12, a male pedestrian was attempting to cross the northbound side of the interstate when he was struck by a motor vehicle. The vehicle fled the scene without stopping to render aid.
The pedestrian sustained fatal injuries in the collision and was declared deceased at the scene by paramedics.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the victim who lost his life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
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