HOUSTON, TX — One person died early Thursday morning after being hit by a driver on the East Freeway near Houston’s Greens Bayou area, according to Click2Houston.
The fatal incident occurred on the inbound lanes of the freeway near Normandy Street at around 5:08 a.m.
Investigators said a pedestrian darted out in the path of a vehicle and was struck and killed.
The involved driver remained after the crash and alerted authorities.
All inbound lanes were closed to traffic as an investigation was conducted.
Morning commuters were instructed to detour around the scene.
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