BUDA, TX – According to KXAN, a man has been arrested following a fatal hit-and-run crash in Buda.
The accident took place yesterday when 67-year-old Viola Garcez was in a crosswalk on I-35. She was struck by a Chevrolet Silverado at around 5:30 p.m. The vehicle fled the scene of the crash.
Garcez was transported to a local hospital but later died of her injuries. The suspect, Jeffrey Conzemius, 58, was located and arrested following the crash.
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