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Man hit, killed on road near JBSA-Lackland

1 driver in custody, possibly facing charges


SAN ANTONIO – Bexar County Sheriff's investigators are questioning a woman who they believe may have been involved in a deadly crash Friday morning near the gates to Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland.

Sgt. Elizabeth Gonzalez, a public information officer, said the sheriff's office began receiving calls after 2 a.m. regarding a body on the roadway at W. Military Drive near Luke Boulevard.

When deputies arrived they determined it was a man who had been hit by at least one car.

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"The male had severe head injuries and trauma," Gonzalez said. "It's still being investigated whether he he was hit by several vehicles or just one."

At some point, a female driver showed up at the scene and was taken into custody.  

Gonzalez said she faces a possible charge of failure to stop and render aid.

Southbound W. Military Drive was shut down between Highway 90 and Luke Drive for several hours during the on-site investigation.


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