Man dies after being chased into street, hit by vehicle in downtown Houston

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HOUSTON, TX – A man was fatally hit by a car after being chased into the street in downtown Houston this weekend, according to KPRC2.

The accident occurred near the Gulf Freeway and Jefferson Street at about 3:30 p.m. Sunday after the male victim was chased onto Jefferson and then was struck by a vehicle.

The victim died of injuries sustained in the crash.

The pursuer reportedly stole a bag from the victim’s body, then fled the scene on foot.

Authorities have not yet released a description of or the identity of either of the men.

No other injuries were reported in the crash.

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