The sheriff's office says the woman was not in a crosswalk, and ran across the road at 5015 Aldine Bender around 7 a.m. Wednesday.
@HCSOTexas units are at a fatal auto-pedestrian crash at the 5015 Aldine Bender. An adult female pedestrian has been confirmed deceased at the scene. There is a total road closure for the time being. Our condolences go out out to the family. The driver did remain at the scene pic.twitter.com/IikaEZxK1S— Ed Gonzalez (@SheriffEd_HCSO) January 29, 2020
She died at the scene.
Deputies say the driver stopped and remained at the scene.
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