SAN ANTONIO, Texas— The San Antonio Police Department has made an arrest in connection with the fatal crash early Friday morning.
Officers were dispatched at 5:29 a.m., Friday, May 22, 2020, to a major crash in the 22000 block of eastbound Interstate Highway (IH) 10.
According to police, the victim, a 46-year-old female who's identity has not been released, was driving eastbound on IH10 when her vehicle was struck from behind by an 18-wheeler. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene.
Police say the driver of the 18-wheeler failed to stop and render aid, fled the scene, and was later located in the downtown area at Bowie Street and East Crockett Street.
The driver, identified by police as 29-year-old Justin Antwan Jackson, was arrested for failure to stop and render aid involving death.