EDINBURG, Texas (KVEO) — The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is investigating a hit and run auto-pedestrian crash that left two dead Sunday night.
According to authorities, the incident took place on N. Alamo Road, south of 17 1/2 road.
The release states two women, were standing by their vehicle pumping gas when a pick-up truck traveling south hit both and drove away. DPS states one of the women was 8-months pregnant.
Both were transported to local hospitals.
DPS identified one of the victims as an 18-year-old from Edinburg. She died at the hospital. It also mentions doctors performed an emergency c-section to save the unborn baby but were unsuccessful.
Officials are now looking for a four-door or extended cab light Brown-Gold, 2007-2013 Chevrolet Silverado. Authorities say the truck has major front right damage on the passenger side and a broken front right bumper-headlamp and a broken passenger-side mirror. The mirror has a chrome cover on the top.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the DPS office at (956)565-7600.