EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – El Paso Police are still searching for a hit and run driver who struck a pedestrian in the parking lot of a far-east El Paso bar Sunday morning.

According to the El Paso Police Department (EPPD), officers first got the call shortly after 2 a.m. Sunday morning. The 911 call indicated that a man had been struck by a pickup truck, in the parking lot of Mi Bar Cantina in far-east El Paso.

The preliminary investigation found that the pedestrian, a 20-year old male, had just exited Mi Bar Cantina at 1441 N. Zaragoza.

The driver of a pickup truck struck the pedestrian as he walked in the parking lot and fled the scene. The truck is described; as a white, full-size pickup truck.

The preliminary description of the driver is that he is a Hispanic male.

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According to police, the pedestrian was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

Anyone with information on the identity of the driver involved in this hit and run crash is asked to call El Paso Police at 832-4400 or to remain anonymous, Crime Stoppers of El Paso at 566- 8477(TIPS).

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