Cortez was transported to the hospital with critical injuries, but he later passed. KSAT reports that Cortez was not wearing a helmet during the hit-and-run incident.
Police are still in search of the driver who left Cortez dead. Police say the incident occurred around 2:30 a.m. near Braun Road, reports KSAT.
The following information is provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA):