Man fatally struck by 2 different vehicles

October 3, 2011 12:05:07 PM PDT
Authorities are searching for two hit-and-run drivers after a man was fatally struck by two vehicles in west Houston.

Police say according to witnesses, the victim was standing in a moving lane of traffic in the 4400 block of the West Sam Houston Parkway about 2:30am on Saturday when he was struck by a gray Chevrolet Suburban. The victim was then struck a second time by another vehicle of unknown make or model. Police say neither driver stopped to help the victim, who died at the scene.

The male victim, 23, was pronounced dead at the scene. His identity is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Hit and Run Unit at 713-247-4065.