HOUSTON – Police are working to find the driver responsible for a hit-and-run crash that left one man dead.
The crash happened around 2:15 a.m. on Sunday, Aug. 8, in the 7500 block of the North Loop Freeway East, authorities said.
According to police, Irene Guzman was driving when he was involved in an accident, so he pulled over to the shoulder lane. Officer said Guzman was stopped in the shoulder when he was “struck by the suspect’s vehicle.”
The driver fled the scene, and Guzman died as a result of his injuries, police said.
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