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Longview police release name, details about man found dead on top of vehicle

Longview police release name, details about man found dead on top of vehicle

LONGVIEW, Texas (KLTV) – Longview police have identified the pedestrian who died after being hit by an SUV on Friday.

Longview Police Report Michael Ross, 55, of Longview was heading south on Neiman Marcus Parkway when an SUV hit him northbound.

The immediate area was dark at the time of the accident, according to police who responded at 5:45 a.m. Police said Ross failed to yield right of way to the vehicle.

Police report Ross’ body was discovered after the driver drove three blocks to a well-lit parking lot and stopped to contact police.

Ross was pronounced on the spot.

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