3 vehicles hit woman in deadly hit-and-run in north Harris County, deputies say

By Lea Wilson - Digital News Editor, Cory McCord - Digital News Editor

HOUSTON - A woman was killed when she was hit by several vehicles in north Harris County on Tuesday night, according to authorities.

Investigators believe as many as three vehicle hit the woman. None of the drivers stopped after hitting her, police said.

According to police, witnesses said the woman was lying in the street around 7:45 p.m. in the 17200 block of Red Oak Drive, near the intersection of FM 1960 and I-45, when she was hit by a truck. The witnesses reported that the driver of the truck stopped briefly, then drove away.

Soon after being hit by the truck, a car hit the woman and the driver kept going, police said.

"There are some cameras in the area from the school right here next to us, so we are reviewing that footage right now to see if it's going to show anything," Sgt. Eric Albers said.

The victim died at the scene.

The woman has not been identified.

Anyone with information about the crashes is asked to call the Vehicular Crimes Division at 713-274-7400 or Crimes Stoppers 713-222-TIPS.

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