Pedestrian struck, killed by oncoming vehicle in NE Houston; driver being questioned, police say

HOUSTON – An investigation is underway after a person was struck and killed by an oncoming vehicle in northeast Houston Monday afternoon, according to Houston police.

Police responded to the 5800 block of North Wayside Drive near Kenton Street at around 1:30 p.m.

The pedestrian was on the roadway before being struck.

The driver stayed at the scene and is currently being questioned by police.

This is a developing story, please check back for updates.


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