Surveillance video captures the moment an El Paso DJ was hit by a truck, sending him to the hospital with multiple injuries.
According to friends, Christian Swift Ortiz was hit by a truck around 2:15 a.m. Sunday in an alley near Dewey’s Corner Pub in Central El Paso. “Dj Swift” was loading equipment into the back of his car when a truck approached the alley. In the video, you can see the truck turn into the alley, appearing to hit the parked car, with Swift wedged in between.
Friends tell KTSM that Swift suffered a collapsed lung, lacerated liver, dislocated vertebrae and other cuts and bruises.
A GoFund Me Page has been set up to help the family cover costs.
Anyone with information on the hit and run is asked to call police.