POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 7100 South Loop East

December 6, 2021 - Houston police are investigating a fatal hit-and-run crash at 7100 South Loop East (South Interstate Highway 610 East) service road about 6:45 p.m. on Saturday (Dec. 4).

The identity of the male victim, 40, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant M. Hroch and Officer C. Brothers reported:

An unknown vehicle was traveling eastbound at the above address when it struck the victim walking in the roadway.  The driver fled the scene without stopping to render aid.  Paramedics transported the victim to Memorial Herman - Texas Medical Center where he was pronounced deceased.

Anyone with information on the wanted vehicle and driver is urged to contact the HPD Hit and Run Unit at 713-247-4072 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

JFC/VHS 12-6-21
Inc. #162485621-H

For additional information, please contact the HPD Office of Community Affairs at 713-308-3200.