PRESS RELEASE FROM LONGVIEW POLICE:
On March 23, 2013 at 8:16 p.m. Longview Police responded to a Jaws Call in the 2700 Block of East Marshall Avenue.
When Officers arrived they found the victim, a Hispanic male identified as Roberto Ramirez-Garcia, lying in the roadway.
The victim had been ejected from the 2004 Chevrolet truck driven by 34 year-old Jesus Perez. Perez was still trapped in the vehicle.
Both occupants of the vehicle were transported to Good Shepherd Medical Center with life threatening injuries.
Garcia later died at the hospital.
The crash remains under investigation and alcohol is believed to have been a factor.