Pedestrian, 25, killed trying to cross freeway
A pedestrian was killed early Saturday trying to cross the Southwest Freeway near Kirby, police said.
A 25-year-old man, whose identity has not been released, died at the
scene after being struck around 5:30 a.m. by a motorcycle as he crossed
the main lanes of Highway 59.
John Cannon, a spokesman for the Houston Police Department,
said the motorcyclist, who was not impaired or speeding, was taken to a
hospital with minor injuries. He is not expected to be charged in the