Police released the identity of the 51-year-old man who was killed in a car crash this morning in Bryan, TX.

Pete Flores JR. of Bryan was killed after his truck ran off the road striking a tree just before 2:00 am.

According to KWTX, The driver of the other vehicle ran away from the accident scene and authorities have yet to locate him. It's not clear what caused the accident, but investigators are planning to reconstruct the accident Thursday morning.

Bryan police are asking that drivers avoid the area of Coulter Drive, from Ettle to E William J Bryan and the outside lane of E William J Bryan between the hours of 8:30 am to 1:00 pm.

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