POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 6900 North Freeway

August 1, 2016 - Houston police are investigating a fatal hit-and-run crash that occurred at 6900 North Freeway (North Interstate Highway 45) about 3:55 a.m. on Sunday (July 31).  

The female victim, a pedestrian, was pronounced dead at the scene.  Her identity is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.  

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant K. Harris and Officer E. Rubio reported:  

The victim was in the roadway of the exit ramp to West Little York when she was struck by a vehicle of unknown make or model.  The victim died at the scene.  The driver of the unknown vehicle fled the scene.  

At this time, there are no known witnesses nor suspects.  

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.  


KJS/VHS 8-1-16
Inc. #097805916-H

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