Bicyclist fatally hit by driver while crossing SH-6 NB in west Houston

Posted on Monday, February 21st, 2022 at 11:05 am    

HOUSTON, TX — A man died Sunday night after being struck by a vehicle while riding a bicycle across State Highway 6 in west Houston’s Walnut Bend area, reports KHOU11.

The fatal incident occurred on the northbound lanes near the Briar Forest Drive intersection at about 9:00 p.m.

Houston Police Department said the cyclist was trying to cross the highway away from a marked crosswalk when he was hit by a northbound Audi sedan.

The driver stayed after the crash and alerted authorities.

First responders pronounced the victim deceased at the scene.

An investigation remains ongoing, but HPD said they no not suspect the driver was impaired at the time of the crash.

People dislike attorneys until they actually need one. Attorney Tom's team of Houston personal injury lawyers is prepared to help you if you've been hurt in an accident. Call (713) 244-6363 or fill out an online contact form and an experienced legal professional will reach out to you.

Note: This site is dedicated to reporting on accidents and injuries. We refer to existing news sources to create our posts. News articles often are updated to reflect new developments. Contact us if you have noticed any false or out of date information in this post so we can update it to be as informative as possible.

Disclaimer: Attorneytom.com is a local website. We hope that by exposing the frequency of accidental injuries in our community, we can help make the greater Houston area a safer place. It is our hope that exposing the prevalence of preventable injuries will help our friends and neighbors take the necessary measures to avoid such accidents. Information on accidentattorney.io is not legal advice.

Testimonials

View All Testimonials
Avvo Logo
TTLA Logo
American Justice Association Logo
khou11 Logo
KPRC Logo
Houston Buiness Journal Logo