ALAMO, Texas (ValleyCentral) — The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is investigating a deadly auto-pedestrian crash that took place Wednesday night.
According to a release, the incident took place on S.H. 496 west of F.M. 1423 in Alamo just after 8 p.m.
DPS states that a man was crossing the road and that footage obtained from a local business surveillance camera showed the man stopped in the middle of the road when a pick-up truck hit him.
Officials identified the victim as Jose I. Rodriguez, 50.
Rodriguez sustained major injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.
DPS is searching for a possibly black pick-up truck with damage to its front bumper, said a release.
Anyone with information on the driver or vehicle is asked to call the DPS office at 956-565-7600.
Editor’s Note: This story has been updated with photos provided by the Texas Department of Public Safety – South Texas Region.