HOUSTON -

 A Harris County Sheriff's Deputy is under investigation after hitting a teenager on a skateboard.

It happened around 12:30 a.m Tuesday on Veterans Memorial Drive and Kelly Lane in northwest Harris County.

According to investigators the deputy didn't see the 18-year-old because the street was very dark.

The teen was not seriously hurt but complained of arm pain.

He was taken to Willowbrook Methodist Hospital to be checked out.