Pedestrian dies after being struck by vehicle

Authorities are trying to track down a couple of drivers that hit and killed a pedestrian and didn't stop to render aid.
March 16, 2011 11:47:41 AM PDT
Harris County sheriff's deputies are looking for anyone who witnessed a deadly hit-and-run accident in Tomball Tuesday night. Investigators said Corey Alan Leroy was walking in the westbound lanes of FM 2920 just after 9pm when he was hit by an unknown type of vehicle.

According to Harris County Sheriff's Office deputies at the scene, a second car may have hit him once he was down.

Leroy was dead by the time officers arrived.

The striking vehicle fled without stopping and no one witnessed the crash, officials said.

If anyone has any information about the identity of the driver or drivers who failed to stop and render aid, they are urged to call Crime Stoppers at 713-222-8477. All tipsters remain anonymous and could be eligible for a cash reward.


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