Pedestrian Injured in Hit-and-run Accident on Martin Luther King in Houston, TX
Houston, TX -- April 21, 2022, one person was injured after an accident where a vehicle hit a pedestrian along MLK, then left the scene.
Investigators reported that the collision happened at around 11:45 p.m. along Martin Luther King Boulevard off the corner of Bellfort Avenue.
According to officials, a 30-year-old woman was walking when a vehicle somehow went onto the sidewalk and hit the pedestrian. The driver then fled the scene.
Reports say the woman had incapacitating injuries due to the crash.
Commentary on Pedestrian Hit-and-run Accident on MLK in Houston
When someone leaves the scene of an accident, it's often a sign that person had something specific to hide besides just being involved in the accident. Usually, investigations show that things like warrants, drugs, or alcohol were involved. Finding out can present unique avenues to get people the help they need, which is all the more reason to find the person responsible. By keeping these reports in the public eye, the hope is that someone will come forward with important information authorities can use to identify the driver. Are police also ensure to look into surrounding businesses to see if a security camera caught anything helpful?