Man killed in auto-pedestrian crash near Hobby Airport


HOUSTON – Houston police are investigating a deadly auto versus pedestrian accident on a Gulf Freeway feeder road.

Officials say a 51-year-old man was crossing the feeder road near Broadway Street when he was hit by a pickup truck around 5:30 a.m. Saturday.

Police say the victim, who did not use a crosswalk, was taken to Memorial Hermann Hospital, where he later died.

Authorities say the driver of the pickup stayed at the scene. The driver was questioned by police and released with no charges filed.

Houston police say their investigation continues.