Pedestrian dies after being struck by a car in Midland

Pedestrian dies after being struck by a car in Midland
(Source: Raycom Media)

MIDLAND, TX (KWES) - A Midland man is dead after being struck by a vehicle on Thursday.

Police and Fire crews responded to 1300 E. Front St. just before 10:40 p.m.

Police say upon arrival, they found Juan Garcia-Suarez, 38, with life-threatening injuries. He was taken to Midland Memorial Hospital and pronounced dead on Friday Morning at 3:30 a.m.

Investigation found that Suarez was intoxicated during the time of the accident. Suarez was walking southbound at the intersection of E. Front Street and N. Tyler Street when he did not yield to an oncoming car traveling eastbound.

The driver was not hurt in the crash. Next of kin have been notified.

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