HOUSTON, TX – One person was killed after he was struck while assessing the damage to his vehicle after a prior collision on I-45 Sunday morning.
According to a report by the Houston Police Department, the collision took place at about 5:35 a.m. within the 8900 block of the North Freeway near the North Sam Houston Parkway overpass.
Police say the unidentified male victim got out of this gold Honda Accord to inspect the damage done by a prior crash when he was hit by a white Chevrolet van. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver in the white van fled the scene of the crash on foot.
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