David Ponce Killed in Hit-and-Run on Lexington Street in Manor

David Ponce Killed in Hit-and-Run on Lexington Street in Manor

David Ponce Killed in Manor Pedestrian Accident on Lexington Street

Manor, Texas (September 30, 2022) – According to the police, a man was killed Wednesday evening in a hit-and-run accident in downtown Manor.

The deadly accident happened around 8:13 p.m., September 28, in the 100 block of North Lexington Street.

Police said David Ponce, 38, of Manor, was struck by an unknown vehicle in the southbound lane.

Ponce was killed in the crash.

The vehicle fled the scene after the accident.

The police are asking anyone who was driving northbound or southbound in the area before or during the accident to contact them. 

An investigation is underway. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Manor Police Department at police@manortx.gov or 512-272-8177 and ask to speak with Sgt. Struble.

Common Causes of Automobile Accidents

There are many different reasons why automobile, pedestrian, 18-wheeler, and motorcycle accidents occur, including driver negligence, driver inattention, texting and driving, speeding, fatigue, failure to yield the right of way from a stop sign, or private drive, running a red light, and driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. While the factors listed above are the main causes of most accidents, there may also be other factors involved, which is why it’s important that an investigation be conducted before evidence disappears, especially in cases involving a fatality.  At Joel A. Gordon & Associates, we will act quickly to secure accident scene photos, interview witnesses, obtain police records, and secure other valuable evidence needed to win your case.  Call now for a free consultation.

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