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.