Man killed by driver while trying to get to taco truck

Victim identified as 53 year-old Victor Mancha

Victim hit while crossing the street
The man was with a group trying to cross the street to get to a taco truck.

SAN ANTONIO – 53 year-old Victor Mancha was killed when he was trying to cross the road and order tacos, according to San Antonio Police and the Bexar County Medical Examiner.

San Antonio police were called out to the 4300 block of South Flores just after 2:00 a.m. Sunday.

A group of three people, including Mancha, left a bar and were crossing the street in order to go to a taco truck.

That’s when they saw a driver headed north on South Flores St. The driver then hit Mancha, according to SAPD.

Mancha was taken to the hospital where he later died.

Police say the driver stopped nearby the scene and was held for questioning and a field sobriety test. Police confirmed to KSAT 12 that the driver was not intoxicated and won’t be facing any charges.