SAN ANTONIO -- A man who was doing lawn work was struck by a hit and run driver on the Northeast Side.
The accident happened around 6:15 p.m. Thursday in the 3900 block of Eisenhauer Road. A police report states 47-year-old Jerry Valdez was cutting grass with a weed cutter, when a Toyota Camry drove onto the sidewalk and hit him.
Valdez was taken to Methodist Hospital with serious injuries.
Police say the driver of the Toyota, 20-year-old Conor Sharp of Spring Branch, failed to stop. Officers caught up with him and a passenger nearby a short time later.
Sharp was arrested and charged with intoxication assault and failure to stop and render aid.