Houston Police Department
Fatal Traffic Accident at 4500 Lyons

February 17, 2014 - Houston police are investigating a fatal hit-and-run traffic accident at 4500 Lyons about 7:35 p.m. on Saturday.

The identity of the deceased female victim, 41, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant B. Rogers and Officer D. Nguyen reported:

The victim, a pedestrian, was struck by an unknown vehicle at the above location. Paramedics transported the woman to Memorial Hermann Hospital where she was pronounced dead. At this time, there are no known witnesses or suspect(s) in the accident.

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

JFC/JKS 2-17-14
Inc #019441814-E

For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.