HOUSTON, TX – A pedestrian suffered fatal injuries when he was struck by a hit-and-run driver near downtown Houston last night.
According to the HPD, the victim was walking in the 4300 block of Telephone Road, near Winkler Drive when he was hit by a Dodge Dakota pickup truck at about 6:40 p.m.
The unidentified man was pronounced dead at the hospital.
The driver involved in the deadly crash fled the scene. No arrests have been made as of this writing.
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