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HOUSTON Police are asking for the public s help as they investigate a fatal hit-and-run in northwest Houston.

It happened at about 2:50 a.m. Sunday in the 13400 block of the Northwest Freeway.

A vehicle struck a 50-year-old man who was attempting to cross the eastbound lanes of the freeway on foot.

The driver did not stop, police said.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. His identity has not been released.

Police said they don t have a description of the vehicle or the driver.

Anyone with informationis asked to call the HPD Hit and Run Unit at713-247-4065.

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