Pedestrian fatally struck after improperly crossing road
HOUSTON, TX – A pedestrian was fatally struck by a vehicle on Friday night, according to reports.
Police officers responded to a pedestrian accident on Wesheimer Road and Old Farm Road at approximately 9:40 p.m.
A man crossed the road without using the crosswalk in a poorly lit area when he was struck by a vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene.
Authorities conducted an evaluation for impairment on the driver and they do not believe the driver was impaired at the time of the accident.
There is an ongoing investigation.
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