Officials Release Description of Vehicle Possibly Involved in Fatal Hit and Run Accident in Stanton

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

STANTON - New information on a hit and run accident in Stanton that left a Big Spring man dead.

DPS Troopers have released a description of a possible suspect vehicle.

On Friday, a passerby found a body on Interstate 20 near Stanton.

Officials identified the body as 50-year-old Joe Shipley and believed his death to be a hit and run.

DPS Troopers are looking for a Honda Accord with a year model ranging from 1998 to 2002.

There is possibly damage to the right side of the vehicle from the impact.

If you have any information or if you spot a car matching this description, you're asked to call the Martin County Sheriff's Office or your local DPS office.