HOUSTON, TX – The driver of a GMC pickup truck struck and killed a pedestrian on the Sam Houston Pkwy Monday morning, reports KTRK.
At around 4:45 a.m., a 28-year-old woman was crossing the street in the 9000 block of westbound Sam Houston Parkway when she was hit by the pickup.
Following the initial crash, the pickup strayed into another lane and struck a semi-truck.
According to police, the pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the pickup remained at the scene after the collision and cooperated with officers. Investigators do not believe impairment was a factor in the crash.
The driver of the semi-truck did not stop after they were hit.
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