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North Freeway reopens after pedestrian killed in hit-and-run crash, police say

Police said the man was trying to cross the freeway when he was hit.
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HOUSTON — A man was struck and killed in a hit-and-run crash on the North Freeway Saturday morning, according to Houston Police.

The crash happened around 8:30 a.m. on the southbound lanes of the North Freeway near W. Mount Houston Road. All lanes were shutdown until the afternoon.

Details are limited, but police said the man was hit and killed by a vehicle that did not stop as he attempted to cross the freeway. A third party then stopped and called the crash in.

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