57-year-old man killed in hit-and-run; police search for driver


HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – A 57-year-old man was killed in a hit-and-run crash early Monday morning.

Harris County authorities said Michael Hughes was crossing the center turn lane in the 11400 block of Jones Road around 1 a.m. when he was struck by a northbound vehicle.

The driver of the vehicle did not stop at the scene.

Authorities said they have no vehicle description at this time.

Hughes was pronounced dead at the scene.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Crimes Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS (8477) or the Harris County Sheriff's Office at 713-274-7400.