Fatal hit-and-run in West Houston under investigation

Monday February 7, 2011: Police are investigating a fatal hit-and-run car accident in Houston that left a pedestrian dead. The collision was at Texas 6 south near Westheimer at about 3:30am on Sunday. Police said the man was walking northbound in the roadway of Texas 6 when the vehicle struck him; he was pronounced dead at the scene. No description of the vehicle was available and witnesses have yet to be identified. Anyone with information on the case should contact the HPD hit-and-run division at 713 247 4065.