Big rig driver hits, kills pedestrian in northeast Houston

A pedestrian was struck and killed in a parking lot in east Houston Monday morning and it's unclear what exactly happened.

November 12, 2012 9:08:03 AM PST
Harris County authorities are investigating a deadly pedestrian accident in northeast Houston.

The unidentified victim was struck by an 18-wheeler this morning. It happened in the parking lot of a gas station near the Eastex Freeway at Hopper.

As of right now it is unclear exactly how the accident happened or whether any charges will be filed.