Sugar Land police looking for suspect vehicle in fatal hit and run

Austin Reese identified as victim by family members


Austin Reese in a recent photo

SUGAR LAND, Texas – Sugar Land police are looking for a hit-and-run driver who killed man who was walking along U.S. Hwy 59.

A man was walking on the northbound feeder road of U.S. Highway 59 when he was hit by a Pontiac vibe, police said. A nearby gas station caught the driver on surveillance video shortly after the crash.

Harry Reese of Shiner identified his son as the victim. He said Austin Reese, 37, was living in Houston. Austin spent seven years in Shiner. His father released the following three photos.


Austin Reese in an early photo


Austin Reese in an early photo


Austin Reese on the left with his younger brother

Source of surveillance video: KTRK and Sugar Land Police Department