HARRIS COUNTY, Texas –- A pedestrian was struck and killed by a driver who left the scene before deputies arrived, according to the Harris County Sheriff’s Office.
The incident happened around 3 a.m. Thursday on Barker Cypress at Canyon Cypress just north of Highway 290.
Deputies said it appeared the pedestrian, 21-year-old Augustin Jaimes Sierra, was crossing the road when he was hit.
A possible witness told deputies they saw a pickup truck leaving the scene.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Harris County Sheriff’s Office Traffic Enforcement Division (TED) at 713-274-7400.