Hit-and-run driver kills man moments after he steps out of car in Cedar Hill

Cedar Hill, TX - A hit-and-run driver remains at large after fatally striking a Cedar Hill man who’d just pulled over to check on his car late Thursday.

The victim, 33-year-old Eric Sadler, had stopped on the side of the road on the southbound side of U.S. Highway 67 near Cooper Street about 10:15 p.m. Thursday.

Moments after stepping out, Sadler was struck by a vehicle and knocked into the roadway, where he was hit by several other vehicles.

While the other drivers stopped, the first vehicle that hit Sadler did not. Police believe that vehicle was an SUV, but no other details were available.

A passenger in Sadler’s vehicle was not hurt.

Anyone who may have witnessed the crash can call police at 972-291-5181.

Source: Dallas Mornng News