HOUSTON -

Houston police are investigating a fatal accident near the Houston Heights.

It happened around 8:30 p.m. Wednesday in the 300 block of Yale Street.

Police say a 41-year-old man was crossing the street when he was hit by a vehicle. The pedestrian did not use a crosswalk.

The driver remained at the scene until emergency crews responded.

Officials say the man was transported to Memorial Hermann Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

No charges have been filed at this time.