Suspected drunk driver hits bicyclist and drives off

A bicyclist was hit by a suspected drunk driver late Friday night.

HOUSTON- A suspected drunk driver has been arrested after running over a bicyclist then driving off late Friday night in the Heights. 

According to the Houston Police Department, the incident happened around 11:30 p.m. on Washington Avenue and Henderson Street.

HPD said the bicyclist was on Washington Avenue when a suspected drunk driver ran into him.  The cyclist was struck by the hood, windshield and side mirror of the car. 

After the impact, police said the driver of the car sped off, but was later found and arrested.

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