Houston police are investigating a fatal crash that occurred at 9600 Stroud about 9:40 p.m. on Sunday (December 2).
The identity of the female victim, 68, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.
HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant J.Uribe and Officer R. Singleton reported:
The victim was walking southbound on Corporate Drive when she attempted to cross Stroud Drive, in the crosswalk, and was struck by an unknown vehicle. The driver of the unknown vehicle was also traveling south on Corporate, and while making a left turn onto Stroud, struck the victim. The driver, who failed to yield the right of way, did not stop or attempt to render aid. There were no witnesses to the incident but a passerby saw the victim lying in the roadway and stopped to help. The victim was transported to Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital where she was pronounced dead.
Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Hit and Run Unit at 713-247-4065 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.