Man hit and killed while trying to cross road in northwest Harris County

A man was hit and killed by a car after he allegedly ran into the middle of the Highway 249.

July 3, 2013 5:07:54 AM PDT
A man's attempt to run across a dark highway in northwest Harris County last night cost him his life.

Deputies say the man was standing in the middle of Highway 249 near Fallbrook and then he ran out in front of an SUV. The driver was unable to stop and killed the man.

Deputies don't expect to file any charges against the driver. Investigators say this was a dark section of the highway and the victim was not using a crosswalk.

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