HOUSTON, TX — A woman died early Friday after being struck by a vehicle on Interstate 610 in Houston’s Meyerland neighborhood, according to Houston Chronicle.
The collision occurred on a span of the I-610 Loop near South Post Oak Road at approximately 3:09 a.m.
An early investigation indicates the woman had stepped outside of her disabled vehicle along the side of the road when a passing vehicle fatally struck her.
The causing driver fled the scene, according to Houston Police Department’s vehicular crimes division.
A passenger inside the victim’s vehicle was not reported injured. Authorities say that person was unable to provide a description of the suspect vehicle.
No other information has been released at this time.
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