Driver of Chevy pickup wanted in fatal hit-and-run

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HOUSTON - Police are looking for the driver who fatally hit a 22-year-old man with his pickup truck over the weekend in north Houston.

Houston police said the fatal hit-and-run accident occurred at 1000 West Greens about 6:30 a.m. on Saturday.

Officials said the victim was walking north on Gears road near West Greens when he was hit by a white Chevrolet Silverado pickup traveling east on Greens. A witness told police the driver of the pickup failed to stay in a single lane when the driver hit the victim. 

Authorities said the driver did not stop and fled the scene.

The victim died at the scene. Officials have not released his name at this time.

Anyone with information about this accident is urged to call the HPD Hit and Run Unit at 713-247-4065 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

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