Police release name of man killed in hit-and-run, driver arrested
POSTED: Wednesday, June 26, 2013 - 12:29pm
UPDATED: Thursday, June 27, 2013 - 11:40am
EL PASO, TX (KTSM) — The TXDOT worker killed in Tuesday's hit-and-run collision was identified as Ciro Lozano, 41, police said.
Investigators also made an arrest in the case, after they determined the driver of the vehicle allegedly involved in the hit-and-run was Alberto Garcia, 23.
The crash occurred while Lozano was outside of his work vehicle conducting road maintenance. Lozano was struck by a 2010 Chevrolet Camaro driven by Garcia. Garcia struck Lozano he fled the scene, police said.
The vehicle was located a short time later and investigators were able to identify Garcia, who was arrested on charges of Accident Causing Serious Bodily
Injury or Death. His bond was set at $70,000.00