MPD investigating deadly crash


MIDLAND, Texas (Nexstar)- Midland Police are investigating a deadly crash involving a pedestrian. 

Around 9:30 p.m. on August 31, police were called to the 1300 block of E Interstate 20 on the south service road about the accident.

There, police found the driver of a grey 2017 Chevy Silverado. The driver told police he struck someone walking along the road. 

The victim, 33-year-old Eric Font, of Jasper, was pronounced dead at the scene. 

The investigation is on-going. 

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