Khan Naing Killed in Amarillo, TX, Pedestrian Accident
Amarillo, TX -- August 11, 2019, Khan Naing was killed as the result of an accident where a vehicle struck him in the roadway.
Officials reported that the crash happened at around 10:30 p.m. off Northeast 9th Avenue and Evergreen Street, just north of Amarillo Boulevard.
Preliminary police investigations indicated that 55-year-old Naing was in the roadway at the time. Authorities are reportedly investigating the possibility he was lying in the roadway at the time of the accident. Evidence showed that while in the road, a vehicle failed to avoid him, striking him. That vehicle, described as a red Dodge pickup, left the scene.
Emergency services pronounced Naing dead at the scene. Authorities continue to search for the driver involved.
Additional details remain unclear at this time.