Woman Found Dead on Highway 6 in Possible Hit-And-Run


The northbound lanes on Highway 6 near Beechnut are shut down.

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas — Deputies responded to a possible hit-and-run that left a female pedestrian dead on Highway 6 in southwest Harris County Friday morning.

This happened just before 6 a.m. in the 8300 block of Highway 6 South near Beechnut.

The Harris County Sheriff’s Office said the body of a woman was discovered in the roadway. The driver did not remain at the scene.

Vehicular crimes investigators are on their way to the scene.

Northbound lanes on Highway 6 are shut down at this time.