EL PASO (KTSM) — A 16-year-old boy was killed by a hit-and-run driver in East El Paso.
Police said the 16-year-old Alan Ordoñez pulled over on the right shoulder to fix a tire on Loop 375 near Rojas at 2:10 a.m. Sunday.
As the teen was outside the car, a charcoal-colored SUV hit the teen and kept driving, according to police.
The 16-year-old died at the scene.
The driver is believed to have been driving a charcoal-colored Chevrolet SUV. It was last seen going south on Loop 375.
Anyone with information is urged to call El Paso police at 832-4400 or Crime Stoppers at 566-8477.
This is the 17th traffic death in El Paso in 2013.