Police give description of vehicle in apparent hit-and-run that killed beloved uncle, son

AUSTIN - After police identified the man who was killed in an apparent hit-and-run on Halloween night, authorities have released a description of a vehicle they are seeking in connection to the incident.

KVUE's Kris Betts has confirmed that police are looking for an older, dark blue Ford pick-up with an extended cab as they investigate the crash that killed 45-year-old Mark Morales. 

Police said the call was recorded at 8:38 p.m. and that the incident happened near Chicon and East Cesar Chavez streets. The vehicle did not stop to render aid, police said.

Austin-Travis County EMS said the victim was transported to Dell-Seton Medical Center, where police said he later died. Morales' family said he was a beloved uncle and son.

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