UPDATE: EPSO INVESTIGATES EARLY MORNING FATALITY
El Paso County Sheriff’s Office
3850 Justice Dr., El Paso, Texas 79938
Contact: Angelica Becerra
Public Information Officer
Office: (915) 538-2119
Pager: (915) 533-0733 (#5237)
“We Serve With Pride”
EL PASO TEXAS- Sheriff’s Office Special Traffic Investigators are investigating an early morning motor vehicle accident involving a 33 year old male pedestrian that turned fatal after he was struck by a vehicle on Gateway Blvd. West. The accident occurred one mile west of the Clint Exit on Gateway Blvd. West, Socorro, TX. The victim died on scene.
A preliminary investigation revealed the victim was working at the time of the incident with an organization, possible performing road cleanup. It is unknown at this time whether the victim was crossing the road when he was struck. The victim was identified as Christopher Michael Self. The investigation continues.
This marks the first pedestrian fatality investigated by the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office.