HOUSTON -

A Houston hospital is asking for the public's help in identifying a patient.

The patient was brought to Memorial Hermann Texas Trauma Institute early Sunday morning after he was hit by a car on Old Spanish Trail in South Houston.

The patient is described as an African-American man in his late 30s. He has a birthmark and a tattoo that spells "Pamela" on his right chest.

Anyone who may know the identity of this man is asked to call Memorial Hermann Hospital at 713-704-4000.