The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is seeking assistance from the public in locating a vehicle involved in a fatal hit and run incident. The incident occurred around 6:46 p.m. on Thursday, February 1, 2024, claiming the life of 36-year-old Alonzo Burrows Jr. of Ennis, who was walking along FM 1182.
Based on evidence found at the scene, DPS reports that the involved vehicle is silver in color. However, details regarding the make, model, and year of the vehicle remain unknown. The DPS has indicated that the vehicle likely sustained front-end damage to the bumper and headlamp.
Authorities are urging anyone with information about the crash to contact the Ellis County Highway Patrol Office at 972-923-6670. Those wishing to remain anonymous can reach out to Crime Stoppers of Ellis County at 972-937-PAYS (7297) or use the free P3Tips App. Informants may be eligible for a cash reward.