Raymond Wike Killed in Hit-and-Run on Sheldon Road in Harris CountyKiprop Vincent
Raymond Wike Killed in NE Harris County Bicycle Accident on Sheldon Road
Harris County, Texas (April 11, 2022) – A bicyclist was killed Sunday morning in a hit-and-run accident in northeast Harris County, according to the authorities.
The deadly accident happened on April 10, in the 9900 block of Sheldon Road.
Authorities said Raymond Daniel Wike was riding his bicycle in the right southbound lane when an unknown car failed to control its speed and rear-ended him.
The driver of the unknown car fled the scene after the accident.
Wike was taken to a local hospital, where he later died.
No other details were provided.
An investigation is underway.
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