Woman leaving party hit, killed by car in SE Houston

Police investigate a fatal auto-pedestrian accident in southwest Houston on Wednesday night.

December 6, 2012 12:44:30 PM PST
Poilce are investigating a fatal auto-pedestrian accident in southeast Houston.

The wreck happened shortly before 9pm off South MacGregor near Calhoun.

Police say Deborah Crump, 62, had just left a party and was crossing the street in a dark area to get to a parked car when she was struck by an SUV.

Another a nurse who also happened to be at the party tried to perform CPR, but it was too late. Crump died at a hospital.

The driver of the SUV that struck Crump told police she couldn't see the woman in the dark. Police performed a field sobriety test, and that driver did not appear impaired. No charges are pending at this point.