HOUSTON – An investigation is currently underway after a man was killed in a hit-and-run incident in north Harris County, deputies said.
Deputies said the incident happened on the North Freeway at Rankin when the man was struck by a vehicle. Authorities said the vehicle fled the scene.
According to deputies, EMS arrived at the scene and transported the victim by ambulance. The man was pronounced dead at the hospital, deputies said.
.@HCSO_D2Patrol deputies responded to to an auto-pedestrian accident at the 14400 block of North Fwy where an adult male was struck by a car. The victim was transported to a hospital where he died. The vehicle fled the scene. Vehicular Crimes investigators are en route. #HouNews pic.twitter.com/At5u7I1wzT— HCSOTexas (@HCSOTexas) July 14, 2020