HOUSTON – A pedestrian was hospitalized after a hit-and-run accident early Sunday in an east Houston parking lot, police said.
According to the Houston Police Department, a man was walking across a parking of a restaurant just off the East Freeway near John Ralston. A car came through the lot and ran the man over.
Police said the accident happened at 1:45 a.m.
The driver did not stop to render aid and fled the scene, police said.
Police said the victim was taken to Ben Taub Hospital in serious but stable condition.