Man hit by vehicle while changing tire

May 16, 2008 3:55:55 AM PDT
A man was hit by a car while trying to change a flat tire in southwest Harris County.The accident happened after the man stopped his vehicle in the left lane of traffic while traveling north on Highway 6 near Beechnut. The man and his truck were hit by a driver who approached the scene from behind.

The victim was transported to Memorial Hermann Hospital where he is in stable condition.

Police recommend that you pull your car off the roadway if you are having a problem.

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