HOUSTON -– Police said a pedestrian died early Tuesday after he or she was struck by a hit-and-run driver in southwest Houston.
The incident happened sometime before 2 a.m. as the pedestrian crossed Richmond Avenue at Dunvale Road. The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene.
A witness told police the suspect’s vehicle was an older model dark SUV, but a more detailed description was not available.
HPD hopes that nearby businesses may have surveillance video of the suspect’s vehicle.