HIT AND RUN IN CITY OF AMES, TEXAS

Jul 26, 2013

July 26, 2013:  At approximately 4:30am this morning, the Liberty County Sheriff’s Department responded to a reported “Hit and Run” accident on Hwy. 90 near the intersection of Sexton St. in the city of Ames, Texas where the county unit worked traffic control for the Department of Public Safety Troopers who were handling the investigation. The victim was reported to be Tydius Mouton, age 22 years old.

Preliminary indications are that Mr. Mouton was walking East on Hwy. 90 when he was struck by an unknown white van that was also East bound towards Beaumont. The vehicle did not stop and the identity of the driver is unknown at this time.

DPS is handling the investigation and all information as to the details of the accident and results of their investigation should be directed to the DPS Public Information Officer, Trooper Erik Burse at (281) 517-1300.



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