UPDATE: Longview police locate suspected vehicle involved in fatal hit-and-run

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UPDATE (JUNE 15) —-

Longview police have located the suspected vehicle involved in a fatal hit-and-run on June 3, according to their Facebook page.

UPDATE (June 5) —–

Longview Police have released photos from surveillance cameras that show the suspected vehicle involved in a fatal hit-and-run on June 3.

Officials are still searching for the person responsible and are asking anyone with information to contact the Longview Police Department at (903)237-1170 or Gregg County Crimestoppers at (903)236-7867.

Witnesses told police that the suspected vehicle is a dark blue, almost black, Ford F-150 or F-250 with a black headache rack and has possible damage to the right front of their vehicle.

LONGVIEW, Texas (KETK) – Longview Police are looking for a person involved in a fatal pedestrian hit-and-run on Wednesday.

Shortly after 2:30 p.m., officers were called to the 3100 block of Estes Pkwy in reference to a hit-and-run. Upon arrival, officers found a male victim lying in the street that had been hit by a vehicle traveling northbound on the road.

The victim, John Arthur Acles Jr., was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries where he later died.

Witnesses told police that the suspected vehicle is a dark blue, almost black, Ford F-150 or F-250 with a black headache rack and has possible damage to the right front of their vehicle.

If you have any information regarding the incident, you are asked to call the Longview Police Department at (903)237-1170 or Gregg County Crimestoppers at (903)236-7867.

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