Police identify man killed in Lower Valley accident

El Paso News
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UPDATE (11/30): Police have identified the man who was hit and killed as Fernando Gonzalez, 63. Police have not released information of why he ran into the road. 

UPDATE (11/29): The police have released more details in Wednesday’s fatal accident.

Police said that a man ran into the path of a 1999 Ford Ranger as it traveled east in the 7100 block of Alameda Avenue. He was not in a crosswalk. 

The man died at the scene, but police have been unable to inform his family. Police identified the driver of the car as Catarino Ibarra, 78.

No other information has been released. 

ORIGINAL (11/28): A person was killed following a pedestrian crash in El Paso’s Lower Valley Wednesday evening, according to El Paso Police. 

Emergency responders were called to the intersection of Alameda Ave. and George Orr Rd. around 7:30 p.m.

There was no immediate information on the victim or the driver involved. EPPD special traffic investigators were expected to be on the scene for a few hours.

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