HOUSTON -

A driver struck a man walking by the side of a road in northwest Houston.

Around 11 p.m. Monday, a man was walking along Campbell Road when he fell down near Long Point Road.

Police said he was on his knees and trying to stand when a car headed southbound on Campbell hit him.  He sustained minor injuries and was taken to the hospital in stable condition.

HPD officers said they believe the victim may have been intoxicated at the time of the accident. His name was not released.