Hit and Run Kills Motorcyclist
POSTED: Monday, March 9, 2009 - 7:50am
UPDATED: Wednesday, February 17, 2010 - 3:23pm
Both drivers were driving north on US 54 when the driver of the car rear-ended the man on the motorcycle and then left the scene of the accident. According to police this all happened at around four this morning.
35 year-old Keith Calpito died at the scene.
Police say the driver continued to drive after the crash, until his car gave out. The 21 year-old driver and his passenger then fled the scene on foot.
El Paso Police charged the driver in this accident with one count of intoxicated manslaughter and
one count of causing accident involving injury or death.