DPS searching for hit and run driver who left one person with serious injuries

DPS searching for hit and run driver who left one person with serious injuries
(Source: Raycom Media)

MIDLAND COUNTY, TX (KWES) - The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is looking for a hit and run driver that left one person seriously injured.

Troopers said a light colored pickup passed an SUV using the shoulder on highway 158, near 1788.

Witnesses on scene said the driver of the pickup stopped, looked at the damage and then fled the scene.

Officials said they are looking for a Hispanic man last seen traveling towards Andrews. The pickup should have damage to the left front end.

The driver of the SUV was transported to Midland Memorial Hospital with serious injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to call DPS at 432-498-2714 or email Oscar.Villarreal@dps.texas.gov

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