Driver sought in fatal hit and run

HOUSTON Curtis Thorne was crossing the street in the 200 block of West Gulf Bank on the evening of March 30 when a pickup truck traveling eastbound struck him, according to a Crime Stoppers statement. He was thrown to the other side of the street, and the driver didn't stop.

Thorne was taken to Ben Taub General Hospital, where he later died.

Anyone with information regarding Thorne's death is encouraged to contact Crime Stoppers at 713-222-8477.

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