Christopher Maher, Alice Echo-News Journal
A 49-year-old El Paso man died Thursday, one day after he was struck by a vehicle while crossing Highway 44 in Alice.
According to Alice Police Department reports, Jose Luis Rosales, 49, of El Paso, was walking northbound across Highway 44 in front of CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Alice at 9:30 p.m. Wednesday.
A white Ford F-250 traveling eastbound on Highway 44 was unable to avoid Rosales, and struck him.
Rosales was taken to CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Alice and was later transferred by HALO-Flight to CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Memorial in Corpus Christi.
Officials with the Alice Police Department said today Rosales was pronounced dead Thursday afternoon.
The driver of the Ford F-250, a 50-year-old Alice man, was not ticketed in the accident.