East Texas pedestrian dead after hit-and-run

LONGVIEW, TX (KSLA) – A Longview man was simply trying to cross the street when he was hit by a car on Wednesday September 8th.

Police say the driver kept on driving after they hit him. The accident happened on the 13 hundred block of East Marshall Avenue in Longview.

Witnesses say 45 year old William J. Jones, was hit by someone driving a white Geo Tracker. Authorities located the vehicle and arrested 22 year old Anna Catherine Shore.

She was booked for failure to stop at an accident and driving with a suspended license.