El Paso, TX (3/4/2020) – A skateboarder is now dead after being involved in an auto-pedestrian accident Monday night.
The accident happened in northeast El Paso at 10400 Dyer Street and Grouse Road. The pedestrian was riding his skateboard in the road when he was struck by a Saab in the left lane.
The skateboarder was killed at the scene.
A passenger in the Saab suffered injuries and was taken to the hospital.
Crash investigators will review all factors that may have led up to the accident and police reports will be made available in fourteen days.
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