Man Killed in Accident at Beltway 8 in Houston, TX

September 8, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

Texas 8 Beltway, Houston, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Houston Police
Vehicles Involved
Passenger Car
Beltway 8
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Vehicle struck a pedestrian before fleeing the scene

What Happened

Houston Police are investigating a crash that killed a man at Beltway 8 in Houston, TX on September 8th, 2023. Police say the incident happened around 8:05 p.m. According to investigators, a 27-year-old man who was not publicly identified, was allegedly walking in or near northbound lanes before he was struck by a vehicle. Sources indicate the were a nearby water main break affecting the sidewalk that may have contributed to the crash. Following the collision, the vehicle involved is alleged to have fled the scene without stopping to render aid. The man was pronounced dead at the scene. Additional information was not available.

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