Woman struck and killed on SW Freeway

January 27, 2008 4:04:53 PM PST
An argument led to a woman being struck and killed in southwest Houston early this morning. Investigators say two occupants in an SUV argued as they traveled north on Highway 59 near Kirby. The female passenger got out of the vehicle and was struck by several vehicles. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

The male driver told police he and his passenger had been drinking earlier.

Police shut down the northbound lanes near Kirby for a few hours early this morning to investigate.

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