Man hit by 2 vehicles, killed while leaving birthday celebration at sports bar identified by authorities

The driver is still at large and did not stop to help, according to officials

One man is dead after he was hit by a vehicle while leaving his birthday celebration at a West Side sports bar overnight, according to San Antonio police.
One man is dead after he was hit by a vehicle while leaving his birthday celebration at a West Side sports bar overnight, according to San Antonio police. (KSAT)

SAN ANTONIO – Bexar County Medical Examiner’s Office has identified a man who was hit by two vehicles while leaving his birthday celebration at a Northwest Side sports bar on June 25.

Police said Brian Butler Stevens was pronounced dead just after 9 p.m. near the Dragon Sports Bar at 1353 Bandera Road.

Police said Stevens was celebrating his birthday at the sports bar when the incident happened. He left the bar, failed to yield the right-of-way to traffic and tried to cross Bandera Road without using a crosswalk when he was hit by a black Ford SUV, authorities said.

The driver did not stop to help the man and took off, according to officials. The man was hit again by another vehicle as he laid in the roadway and that driver then pulled over and notified police, according to SAPD.

When the driver of the Ford is located, they will face a charge of failure to stop and render aid - death, police said.

Anyone with more information on the incident is urged to call SAPD at 210-207-7273.

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