Christopher Daughdrill Killed in Pedestrian-Auto Accident off North Freeway in Houston, TX
UPDATE (November 9, 2023): Harris County officials identified the man killed in the accident as 48-year-old Christopher Daughdrill. Details at this time suggest that the vehicle that hit Daughdrill left the scene, and the suspected hit-and-run driver may be facing charges for failure to stop and render aid. Further information is unavailable at this time.
Houston, TX — On October 19, 2023, a man was killed in a pedestrian-auto accident on the feeder road off the North Freeway at Little York in Houston, TX.
Authorities indicate that on October 19, a fatal accident occurred when a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle in Houston for unknown reasons. Investigators say a man was traveling along the North Freeway in an Uber when he asked to end the ride. Police reported that the man stepped out of the Uber, attempted to cross the feeder road, and was hit by an oncoming vehicle. The cause of the crash has not been released, and details are limited at this time.
Officials confirmed the man, whose name has not been released, suffered fatal injuries. No other injuries were reported.
The investigation is ongoing.