HOUSTON – A suspected drunken driver left a north Houston roadway and hit a man walking on the sidewalk, police said early Friday.
The victim was seriously injured.
The accident happened around 12:30 a.m. on Northoaks Drive at Century Plaza Drive in far north Houston.
According to officers at the scene, the suspect was turning onto Northoaks when he drove his pickup truck on the sidewalk.
The pickup truck driver was arrested under suspicion of driving while intoxicated, police said.