77-Year-Old Man Dies After Being Hit By Vehicle

By Karl Wehmhoener | kwehmhoener@kamr.com

Published 08/21 2014 01:49PM

Updated 08/21 2014 05:24PM

AMARILLO -- Thursday morning, Amarillo Police responded to an incident at a home in the 1000 block of S. Pryor.  

During the investigating, Officers found that a driver backing out of the driveway hit 77-year-old Jesus G. Suarez, who had been out mowing the lawn.  
The driver did not notice the man behind him until he felt the vehicle strike him.  

The victim was transported to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead from injuries received in the collision.  

The Justice of the Peace has ordered an autopsy, and the Traffic Investigations Squad is continuing their investigation. 

No one has been arrested.

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