Police release name of man who died in East El Paso hit-and-run


One man is dead after a hit-and-run crash in east El Paso early Saturday morning, according to police.

Police identified the victim as 37-year-old Roland Reyes.

Police said the hit-and-run happened in the 11300 block of Rojas between the hours of 12 a.m. and 6:40 a.m.

The preliminary investigation revealed that a vehicle struck Reyes, the vehicle then fled the scene.

Reyes died at the scene.

Police are asking if anyone has any information about the crash to call police at 915-832-4400.

This has been the 47th fatality in 2018 compared to 36 at this time in 2017.

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