Police investigating after woman fatally struck while crossing Gulf Freeway

HOUSTON— The Houston Police Department is investigating after a woman was struck by a pickup truck on the Gulf Freeway.

According to HPD, a black Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck was changing lanes and preparing to exit the freeway at Wayside when the truck struck a woman in the road.

Witnesses reported seeing the woman running on the freeway main lanes prior to the crash.

The woman died at the scene.

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