HOUSTON– An investigation is underway after a woman is struck by a vehicle on Tomball Pkwy last night.
According to Harris County deputies, there was a report of a female who fell out the back of a truck before impact. No evidence has been provided to support this claim.
The driver of the SUV involved says he was traveling southeast on TX 249 when he saw what appeared to be a person lying in the road ahead of him. He attempted to maneuver around her but struck her. The driver stayed at the scene to render aid, but she was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police say a bag of Bud Light beers were found in the roadway and believe this may have played part in the incident. Events surrounding this case are still pending. Investigators plan to review surveillance footage in the area.