EPPD says pedestrian struck on I-10 near Vinton was result of suicide

El Paso News

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – One week after a pedestrian was struck and killed near Vinton on I-10, the El Paso Police Department’s Crimes Against Persons (CAP) Unit has concluded their investigation.

According to a Friday afternoon release, suicide was listed as the cause of the pedestrian’s death. The victim’s name was not released.

Previously, on Sunday January 3, EPPD officials announced that their Crimes Against Persons (CAP) Unit was investigating Saturday morning’s deadly pedestrian collision on I-10 near Vinton.

EPPD officers were called out just an hour into the new year after a pedestrian was struck and killed on I-10 in Far West El Paso.

The EPPD’s Special Traffic Investigation (STI) Unit was called out to investigate the collision, then gave way to the EPPD’s CAP Unit.

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