Bryan – Hit-and-Run Crash on Texas OSR Sent One Person to a Hospital
Posted on Wednesday, August 7th, 2019 at 11:37 am
Bryan local authorities in investigating an auto vs pedestrian collision which took place on Texas OSR, reports said.
According to the report released by DPS officials, a man was walking down OSR where he was struck by a passing vehicle. The pedestrian was immediately taken to CHI St. Joseph Health in Bryan where he was listed in critical condition. Emergency crews said he sustained various injuries to the ribs, lungs, legs, and collar bones. He is said to undergo a number of surgeries. His identification was not released at this time.
Meanwhile, the driver of the vehicle that struck the victim did not stop to render aid to the victim. He fled the scene even before authorities arrived.
DPS says the vehicle was a white pick-up truck. Investigators are still trying to determine a model. The truck is missing the passenger side mirror.
Our sincerest sympathies to the victim of this unfortunate accident. We pray for their full recovery as we hope that the Bryan Police Department will do everything to bring those responsible to justice.
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