HPD: Woman fatally hit trying to cross I-10

A woman was hit and killed late Friday night while trying to cross the Katy Freeway, police say.

HOUSTON - A woman was hit and killed late Friday night while trying to cross the Katy Freeway, police say. 

According to the Houston Police Department, the incident happened around 10:10 p.m. on the eastbound lanes of I-10 near Patterson Street. 

Police say the woman was struck by a pickup truck and a car while trying to cross the lanes; she died at the scene. 

The two vehicles that struck her stopped for police. It's unclear why she was trying to cross the freeway.  

Police say there will be a follow up with the Medical Examiner to see if she was intoxicated or on drugs. 

 

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