HOUSTON -

Police said a man is dead after he was run over by a car early Wednesday morning.

HPD homicide investigators said the man was hit in the 700 block of Woolworth near Lyon in northeast Houston around 3 a.m. Wednesday.

The man was taken to a Houston hospital where he later died.

Houston police are searching for a white car that may have front-end damage.

Anyone with information about this incident or the suspect’s vehicle is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.