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HOUSTON - A woman has died after being involved in a hit and run Friday night.

Shortly before 9 p.m., a Houston Police Department officer responded to to an unrelated called in the 1500 block of Telephone Rd. The patrol car heard a loud crash and observed a silver Chevy pickup truck driving away from the area.

The 50-year-old woman was struck by the truck and pronounced dead on the scene. Her identity has not been released.

The truck was not spotted again but anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers or the HPD Hit and Run Division at 713-247-4065.

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