Teen suspect in court for hit-and-run that killed dog, injured woman

Douglas Coleman, 18, has been charged with causing an accident involving injury or death

November 16, 2011 2:30:15 PM PST
A teenager was in court Wednesday, accused of running over a woman in northwest Harris County and killing her dog.

Douglas Coleman, 18 is facing a felony charge for an accident involving an injury. Investigators say he hit Sharon Kiel off Kilrenny on Friday night after running a stop sign. They say he kept going.

Kiel suffered broken bones and a torn aorta in the crash, and her dog was killed.

Deputies arrested Coleman after tracing pieces of the vehicle that were found at the scene.