Investigation into Fatal Hit and Run Accident at 6100 Clarewood
April 21, 2017 - Houston police are investigating a fatal hit and run crash that occurred at 6100 Clarewood at about 9:15 p.m. on April 15.
The victim, Pablo Tistoj-Vasquez, 33, was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital where he was later pronounced deceased.
HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant A. Thomas and Officer J. Hill reported:
Mr. Tistoj-Vasquez was riding a bicycle at the above address when the driver of a silver sedan ran a stop sign at Clarewood and Ashcroft and struck him. The victim was thrown from his bicycle and struck a parked Toyota Tundra pickup truck. The unknown suspect then fled the scene without stopping to render aid.
Tistoj-Vasquez was transported to the hospital and, on Wednesday (April 20), he was pronounced deceased.
Anyone with information on the wante3d vehicle and driver in this case is urged to contact the HPD Hit and Run Unit at 713-247-4065 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.
For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.