1 Injured in Houston Auto-Pedestrian Crash on Leeland Street near Main Street

Houston Auto-Pedestrian Crash
Man Hit and Killed by Vehicle on Leeland Street in Houston

Houston, Texas (February 7, 2018) – According to a local news report, a pedestrian was killed in a collision in downtown Houston on Friday afternoon, February 2.

The pedestrian accident occurred at about 12:15 p.m. in the 1000 block of Leeland Street near Main Street.

According to a statement by the Houston Police Department, the 44-year-old man had been crossing the road when he was hit by a Chrysler T&C minivan.

The pedestrian sustained serious injuries in the collision and was rushed to Memorial Hermann Hospital where he died a short time after arrival.

The driver of the involved vehicle remained at the scene and was questioned by the authorities.

The Houston Police Department is handling the investigation.

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