Memorial Ride for Hit & Run Victim
POSTED: Friday, July 10, 2009 - 8:03am
UPDATED: Wednesday, February 17, 2010 - 3:24pm
Friends and family of a local man killed in a hit and run will honor him in a memorial ride. Loved ones of Juan Contreras will gather at 8 a.m. Friday at the Pic Quik on the 1700 block of Anthony Drive in Anthony, New Mexico.
Contreras was riding his bike in Vinton Sunday night when he was hit by a pick-up truck. He died while waiting to be airlifted to Thomason Hospital. Sheriff's deputies are still searching for the person involved in the hit and run.
Anyone with information is asked to call El Paso Crimestoppers at (915) 566-TIPS (8477).