(479) 783-0036
(800) 871-0036
24/7 Injury Helpline

Hit-and-run driver causes death of senior citizen

Posted on Sunday, November 20, 2016    

A pedestrian was struck at the intersection of Thompson and Bailey in Springdale in Washington and Benton counties, Arkansas on Thursday, November 3 at around 6:45 p.m., causing his immediate death.

The victim was identified as 62-year-old Cruz Gonzalez. He succumbed to his mortal injuries and died at the scene of the accident.

Police investigators said the vehicle involved in the accident could possibly be a 2003-2005 Dodge Neon with a somewhat damaged front windshield that is missing its front bumper, which was found at the scene of the accident.

People who know details regarding the incident are encouraged to provide information to the authorities by calling the Springdale Police Department at 479-751-4542.

The attorneys of McCutchen & Sexton – The Law Firm send their thoughts to the victim and his loved ones.