Bicyclist Killed in Hit-and-run Accident on Greenridge Drive in Houston, TX
Houston, TX -- March 12, 2023, one person was killed following an accident where a vehicle hit them, then fled the scene.
Investigators said that the incident happened at around 4:20 a.m. along Greenridge Drive near Skyline Drive. It appears that a 64-year-old man was on a bicycle going northbound. While traveling, a vehicle apparently hit the man, then fled the scene.
The bicyclist died as a result of the crash. Police continue to search for the suspect vehicle, which at the time is only described as a blue vehicle that sideswiped a parked vehicle prior to the fatal collision. Investigations are ongoing.
Keeping these details as public as possible is going to be crucial for those involved in this awful event. Generally speaking, a lot of hit-and-runs reach a conclusion because someone is able to connect the dots and identify the driver as someone they know. Local businesses and residents may also be able to find they have video evidence of the scene or the vehicle that can help authorities. With all of those efforts combined, I'm sure it's just a matter of time before someone is held accountable here.