Estela Muro Killed in Hit-and-run Accident on North Loop in El Paso, TX
UPDATE (October 7, 2022): Information released identified the victim in the accident as Estela Muro. Additional details are unavailable at this time.
El Paso, TX -- August 30, 2022, one person was killed due to an accident where a vehicle hit someone on North Loop, then left the scene.
Investigators said that the crash took place at the intersection of North Loop Drive and Lafayette Drive.
It appears that a pedestrian was in the roadway for unknown reasons when a 2013 Chrysler 300 struck them. That vehicle then left the scene.
Officials said the victim went to a hospital in critical condition and later died there. No further information about the accident is available at this time.
Commentary on Estela Muro Hit-and-run Accident in El Paso
It's just shameful how often this sort of thing happens on our roads. That's why it's important the community remains vigilant until someone can connect the dots and find this driver. Were they drunk? On drugs? Did they have warrants? Answering these questions can be crucial for getting a family the answers and the help they deserve. Keeping these reports in the public eye may prove crucial in bringing this information to light sooner rather than later.