San Antonio police: Manuel Gonzalez, 44, arrested in fatal hit-and-run on Southwest Military Drive

Victim identified as 52-year-old Jorge Guerrero

Published On: Nov 08 2012 09:16:28 AM CST
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SAN ANTONIO -

A man has been arrested in connection with a fatal hit-and-run on Southwest Military Drive.

A San Antonio police report states 52-year-old Jorge Guerrero was walking across the 100 block of SW Military Wednesday evening when he was struck by a white Chevy Suburban driven by 44-year-old Manuel Gonzalez.

The report stated the suspect, Gonzalez, fled the scene after the accident, however, witnesses called police and another witness followed the driver.

Gonzalez was arrested by San Antonio police a few miles from the scene on South Flores Street.

Guerrero was pronounced dead on arrival by the Bexar County medical examiner.

San Antonio police have not said whether Gonzalez was under the influence of drugs or alcohol.

The report stated Gonzalez will be charged with failing to stop and render aid, and fleeing the scene of a fatal accident.