Houston Police Department
Investigation into Fatal Hit-and-Run Crash at 9500 Long Point

May 26, 2015 - Houston police are investigating a fatal hit-and-run crash at 9500 Long Point Road about 9:20 p.m. last Friday (May 23).

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

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant P. Lee and Officer B. Roberts reported:

It is believed the victim, a pedestrian, was crossing Long Point Drive when he was struck by a maroon Dodge Caravan traveling eastbound.  The driver of the Caravan fled the scene.

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

KJS/JFC  5-26-15
Inc. #065705415-X

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