HPD seeks driver from fatal hit-and-run accident
A 21-year-old man died after a hit-and-run accident on Interstate 10 on Sunday.
It happened on the 13400 block of East Freeway at about 12:40 a.m.
The victim's identity is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.
Police say a the driver of a black Dodge Challenger was driving westbound on I-10 and failed to control speed before hitting a white Suzuki motorcycle. The driver of the motorcycle died at the scene.
The driver of the Dodge fled westbound on I-10 and abandoned the vehicle near John Rallston Street, according to HPD.
Anyone with information on the person and whereabouts of the Dodge driver is asked to call the HPD hit-and-run unit at 713-247-4065 or Crime Stoppers of Houston at 713-222-TIPS (8477).