Gerardo Castro Death – Cause of Death : At least one person has died on Thursday evening following a fatal Nacogdoches auto-pedestrian accident. The accident happened around 5:50 p.m., in the 2000 block of South Street.
According to a preliminary investigation, the Nacogdoches man was walking in 2000 block street when he was knocked by a vehicle. The officials got to the scene and transported the pedestrian who was found lying on the ground to the hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries. It was reported that the involved vehicle veered the scene after the crash.
The officials identified the deceased person as Gerardo Castro, 70, of Nacogdoches.
The crash is still under investigation. Anyone with information on how to find the driver of the involved vehicle is urged to contact the police.