WESLACO, Texas – The Texas Department of Public Safety continues to investigate an auto pedestrian crash that occurred on Sunday, October 20 at about 12:04 a.m., on Mile 5 N east of Mile 3 W Road.
A preliminary investigation revealed an unknown vehicle was traveling east on Mile 5 N when it struck a pedestrian walking in the middle of the roadway. Driver of the unknown vehicle did not stop after hitting the pedestrian and kept traveling east on Mile 5 N Road. The pedestrian was transported to Valley Baptist and remains hospitalized at this time. DPS Troopers continue to investigate this auto pedestrian crash.
If anyone has any information regarding the whereabouts of the unknown vehicle, or any information or possible leads, contact Texas DPS at 956-565-7600.