Medical Examiner identifies man struck, killed by vehicle while crossing street in NE Bexar County

Sheriff’s investigators still trying to track down driver

The Bexar County Medical Examiner has identified a man that was hit by a vehicle and killed in northeast Bexar County last week.

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The Bexar County Medical Examiner has identified a man that was hit by a vehicle and killed in northeast Bexar County last week.

Joseph Colbert, 54, died as a result of the incident, though his cause of death is currently pending.

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A man was hit by a car and killed in a Northeast Bexar County neighborhood Tuesday night.

Bexar County sheriff’s investigators say no one seems to have seen what happened but they found the man in the street near the intersection of Winsford and Oldham Drive.

Deputies tried to perform CPR on him when they arrived around 9:30 p.m.

Still, the man died of his injuries.

They did find one person who saw at least part of the crash.

However, deputies say that witness was not able to offer much information, and couldn’t offer a description of the car that was involved.

The name of the man, who was in his 50s, has not been released yet.

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