Police find man dead in middle of street near downtown

February 14, 2013 7:50:57 AM PST
Police don't know if a man found dead near downtown Houston was killed from a beating with a baseball bat or if he was fatally struck by a car.

Authorities say the victim was beaten with a weapon, possibly a baseball bat last night, and then left in the middle of Elysian near Harrington.

Witnesses say the attacker left the scene with a bat. The victim was then hit by a car and died. The driver stopped and will not face charges.

An autopsy will be performed to determine what killed the victim. Police are looking for the attacker.

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