Police search for hit-and-run driver

HPD: Victim hit while walking on sidewalk

Published On: Dec 02 2012 08:24:01 AM CST   Updated On: Dec 02 2012 03:48:12 PM CST
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HOUSTON -

 A man was hospitalized after a driver hit him and left the scene early Sunday morning, Houston police said.

The victim was walking down the sidewalk on the North Freeway Feeder Road near Cottage Street.

The driver was pulling out of a Citgo station, clipped the victim's leg and kept on driving., investigators said.

The victim was not seriously hurt, but was taken by ambulance to the hospital in stable condition.

Police said the driver was in a dark colored Chevrolet Monte Carlo.

It is unclear if the vehicle sustained any damage from the force of the accident.