POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 8400 North Houston Rosslyn

February 3, 2016 - Houston police are investigating a fatal hit-and-run crash at 8400 North Houston Rosslyn about 11:20 p.m. on Tuesday (February 2).  

The male victim, a pedestrian, 65, was pronounced dead at the scene.  His identity is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.  

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant J. Rossman and Officer A. Hart reported:  

The victim, in a wheelchair, was traveling northbound in the 6400 block of Tall Willow and attempted to cross North Houston Rosslyn when he was struck by a dark-colored vehicle of unknown make or model.  The driver did not stop and fled the scene.  

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.  

VHS/JFC 2-3-16
Inc #014453716-T

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