Pedestrian killed in crash, Las Cruces Police say


EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – A 58-year-old man was killed Friday night in Las Cruces after being hit by a car on north Solano Drive.

The crash happened just before 7 p.m. in the 1400 block of Solano Drive, police said in a news release.

The man was taken to Mountainview Regional Medical Center where he died from his injuries, the release said.

Police said the man was walking across Solano when he was hit by a black pickup truck and then a silver or white car. Both vehicles left the scene without stopping, the release said.

However, on Saturday, Las Cruces police said both drivers were identified. Both persons are not facing any charges as of yet, according to police.

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