Grand Prairie, TX — November 1, 2018, Paul Rogers was fatally injured after an accident where a vehicle struck him and then reportedly left the scene.
According to information given by the Grand Prairie Police Department, the accident happened in the 2300 block of W. E. Roberts Street.
Police investigators said that 62-year-old Rogers was walking home along W. E. Roberts at the time. As he did so, 18-year-old Coreon Jackson allegedly struck Rogers in the roadway. Police say that Jackson then fled the scene.
EMS officials say that Rogers was taken to Medical City Arlington with critical injuries. He later died there.
Police investigators say they found Coreon Jackson at a motel following a Crime Stoppers tip. They placed him under arrest and are charging him with causing an accident involving death in connection with this incident.
Additional details remain unclear at this time.
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