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Woman dragged, killed in hit-and-run in northeast Harris County

A woman was killed after she was  hit and dragged by a vehicle Monday in northeast Harris County.

The crash was reported at about 4 a.m. on Northington Street off of Eastex Freeway.

Deputies said the driver dragged the woman about a half a mile before driving away.

Investigators said the woman was left for dead on the street.

Pastor Edwards, head of the Sonrise Church, which is near where the woman was hit, said he is in shock that someone could leave the victim without getting help.

Investigators said there is no description of the vehicle.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Harris County Sheriff’s Office.

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