Pedestrian killed trying to cross Gulf Freeway

Police say a man trying to cross the Gulf Freeway was killed after being hit by several cars.

July 24, 2010 6:22:48 AM PDT
Police say a man trying to cross the Gulf Freeway was killed after being hit by several cars. The accident happened around 2:30am Saturday near Park Place in southeast Houston. Investigators say a vehicle hit the man and kept going, but then police think at least three other cars also ran over the man.

The accident shut down the highway for several hours.