NBPD identifies man hit, killed by truck

New Braunfels Police Department has identified a man hit and killed by a truck in the 6200 block of IH-35 South early Saturday morning.

David Teniente Jr., 19, of Schertz was hit by a vehicle around 3:30 a.m. Teniente was unconscious, not breathing and lying in a grass median when first responders arrived. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Teniente was struck by a 2015 Ford F-150 driven by an 18-year-old San Antonio man, according to a news release. Witnesses told police that Teniente was attempting to cross the southbound lanes of IH-35 when he was struck by the pickup.

Prior to the victim’s positive identification, NBPD was asking the public for tips on Facebook and had posted a couple pictures of his tattoos.

The incident is under investigation by the NBPD traffic unit. However, no charges are expected to be filed against the driver of the pickup.



TX-San Antonio Law Enforcement Hiring Expo is October 4th District 21 Town Hall with Joseph Kopser Republican Pete Flores wins Senate seat in Democratic stronghold Military aircraft goes down near San Antonio mall Manu Ginóbili explains decision to retire from NBA 1703 Baptismal Book documents San Antonio’s history