Area & state: Pedestrian hit by 2 cars dies
A pedestrian died at the hospital Wednesday after he was struck by two cars near downtown Houston, authorities said.
The man was walking along Yale near the outbound Katy Freeway about 8:30 p.m. Wednesday when he was hit by a passing car, Houston police said.
He was thrown over the first car, then struck by a second.
The pedestrian was taken to an area hospital where he died. His identity has not been released, police said.
Both drivers remained at the scene and were still being questioned late Wednesday, police said.