According to the San Antonio Express News, Saucedo was picking up trash at the intersection of South Laredo Street and South San Marcos Street around 6 a.m. when he was struck by a red van. He died at the scene from head trauma.
The driver of the van did not stop and continued home; however, a tip later led police to the driver who was picked up for questioning.
Workers in the area said Saucedo worked at a food processing warehouse owned by Surlean Foods.
Texas Car Crash Statistics
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