Justin Douglas Hospitalized after Texas County Pedestrian Accident on U.S. 63
Texas County, Missouri (February 23, 2018) – A pedestrian was hurt when he was struck by a hit-and-run driver on Thursday evening in Texas County, according to Missouri State Highway Patrol.
The crash occurred at around 8:25 p.m. Thursday, February 22, on U.S. 63, approximately 4 miles north of Houston.
Troopers said Justin L. Douglas, 41, of Licking, was walking along the side of the roadway when he was hit by a vehicle traveling northbound on U.S. 63. The driver then fled the scene.
Douglas was treated for minor injuries at Texas County Memorial Hospital Houston.
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