POSTED: Sunday, June 30, 2013 - 6:02am
UPDATED: Sunday, June 30, 2013 - 1:51pm
Tyler, Texas (KETK) --- — A pedestrian was hit by a car and then the driver sped off, according to Tyler police. The accident happened Saturday night just before 10 p.m. the 400 block of North Beckham street.
Police say the man who was hit was 32-year-old Efran Maldonado. Authorities who took the report say, Maldonado was crossing the street on N. Beckham and then was hit by a white newer-model, dodge charger.
The driver of that charger then took off, police say. Maldonado was taken to a local hospital to be treated for minor injuries. Anyone who may have information about this case is urged to call the Tyler Police Department, at 903-531-1000, or Crimestoppers at 903-597-CUFF (903-597-2833). Crimestoppers will pay up to $1,000 for information that leads to the arrest and charges filed against the suspects in this case or any felony case.