San Antonio Man Pushed into Traffic, Killed in Hit and Run

Posted By The Carlson Law Firm || 19-Jan-2012

A man died early Thursday morning, when he was pushed into traffic, where he was struck by a vehicle that drove away from the scene of the San Antonio hit and run accident.

Police identified 26-year-old Douglas Mitchell as the victim of the accident. He was transported to the hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

According to officials, Jacob Granado, who allegedly pushed Mitchell into traffic, was charged for his role in the death of the victim, although, he is not cited as a lone suspect in the accident. Police are still searching for the vehicle that struck Mitchell after the driver fled the scene of the San Antonio fatality.

Authorities said the driver will likely be charged with failure to stop and render aid.

If you or someone you know has been seriously injured or killed in a pedestrian accident, call our hit and run accident attorneys in San Antonio, Austin, Killeen and statewide Texas at 254-633-2983, contact us online or visit one of the 11 office locations for our wrongful death lawyers in Texas for a free consultation today.

At The Carlson Law Firm, we work with the families of those killed by tragic auto and pedestrian accidents every day, giving us the expertise to understand your needs and answer some of the questions surrounding your loved one’s accident. Alongside private investigators, professional medical consultants and caring staff, our attorneys will work diligently to reveal details about your accident while seeking just compensation for your injuries and loss. We care. We can help.


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