Elderly man on bike fatally struck by vehicle

June 11, 2010 10:37:04 AM PDT
Someone hit and killed an elderly man who was riding his bike in Texas City. The accident happened Monday night at the intersection of 4th Avenue and 14th Street. A car hit 79-year-old Victor Ramirez. The driver stopped briefly, but then sped off.

The car is described as a charcoal gray Pontiac Bonneville or Grand Prix, with chrome "blade" rims.

You are urged to call Texas City police if you have any information about the driver.