Man struck by 3 cars, killed while crossing highway

January 28, 2012 8:32:14 PM PST
A man died Saturday after being run over by three cars in west Harris County.

Witnesses told sheriff's deputies the man tried to cross the road on Highway 6 near Royal Mile around 7pm Saturday.

Officials said a car struck him, likely killing him instantly. Two cars behind the first vehicle hit him as well.

All three drivers stopped and waited for authorities.

Highway 6 at Royal Mile was closed in both directions while deputies investigated.

It's unknown whether any charges will be filed.