The Texas Department of Public Safety is asking for the public's help in finding answers to a fatal hit-and-run accident that happened early Friday morning on Highway 90 near Ames.
Investigators believe 22-year-old Tydius Mouton of Ames was walking along Highway 90 near Sexton Street at about 4:30 a.m. when he was struck by a white van.
Authorities say they believe the van was headed east towards Beaumont. The driver did not stop and they are unsure as to who was driving.
Anyone with information about the accident is asked to call DPS Public Information Officer, Trooper Erik Burse at (281) 517-1300