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Sat June 2, 2012
Sheriff's Deputies Seek Information In Fatal Hit And Run
Doña Ana County Sheriff's deputies say they have little information leading up to the death of a 53-year-old Tortugas man who was fatally hit on W. Picacho near Bamert Road Friday night.
David Nevarez was pronounced dead at the scene around 9:30 p.m.
Deputies learned Nevarez was at a convenience store in the area and then attempted to cross W. Picacho when he was struck by an unknown vehicle in the lane of travel.
A Chevrolet emblem was recovered near the scene, but whether or not it belongs to the car which hit Nevarez is unknown.
Anyone with information that could assist deputies in this invesitgation is asked to call Lt. David Testa with the Doña Ana County Sheriff's Department, (575) 386-4301.