HOUSTON, TX — A man and a woman died Wednesday night after being struck by a pickup truck while crossing a street in Houston’s South Main area, according to ABC13.
The incident occurred in the 9000 block of South Main Street at approximately 9:00 p.m.
Investigators say the pair was attempting to cross the road on foot when they were hit.
Both victims died of their injuries at the scene.
The involved driver remained after the crash and cooperated with authorities.
An investigation was in progress to determine whether or not the driver will be facing charges.
A spokesperson with the Harris County District Attorney’s Office said authorities have determined the victims were not in a marked crosswalk at the time of the accident.
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