LONGVIEW, Texas (KETK) – A Gilmer man has been arrested in a fatal hit-and-run that killed a Longview motorcyclist last week, according to police.

Officials said Victor Frausto-Lopez, 37 of Gilmer, was identified as the driver of the car that caused the crash and fled the scene.

Frausto-Lopez was arrested by Longview police officers and an Upshur County sheriff’s deputy without incident after officials said a warrant was obtained for his arrest. He was arrested for accident involving injury or death.

The Oct. 5 crash on West Marshall and Bill Owens Parkway killed 25-year-old motorcyclist, Tristen Gore, of Longview, according to police.


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