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36-year-old man killed in hit-and-run in Nolanville identified

Posted at 6:26 AM, Jul 22, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-23 13:56:34-04

NOLANVILLE, TX — A 36 year old man is dead after a hit-and-run in Nolanville this morning.

Police said a call came in at 2:54 a.m. It happened at the 4100 block of East Veterans Memorial Blvd. in Nolanville.

When officers arrived they found a man who had been struck by a passing vehicle. Harker Heights EMS and ambulance personnel responded.

A Justice of Peace pronounced the man dead at the scene at 3:32 a.m.

He was identified as Dale Anthony Tatro Jr.

Police said Tatro was at a home near the area that evening and was walking back toward Harker Heights to get a friend's car.

Investigators are contacting businesses along the highway for any video recordings that could help identify the vehicle that struck Tatro.

Evidence collected at the scene indicates the suspect vehicle may be an older model pickup. It it likely to have damage to one of the front quarter panels.

If anyone has any information on the incident, call Nolanville police.