Pedestrian Being Followed by Border Patrol Agents Hit and Killed by Vehicle on I-10

In an incident that unfolded on October 16, 2023, the Special Traffic Investigations Unit was summoned to the scene of a fatal collision involving a pedestrian.

Authorities were alerted when a Border Patrol sensor was activated in the vicinity of Schuster, prompting Border Patrol Agents to investigate. Upon arrival, agents discovered a set of footprints that indicated movement in an eastward direction, leading toward the intersection of I-10 and Porfirio Diaz.

In the course of their observations, Border Patrol Agents witnessed a group of individuals attempting to cross the busy I-10 highway. One of the pedestrians was struck by a Jeep Wrangler, followed by several other unknown vehicles.

The driver of the Jeep Wrangler has been identified as 29-year-old Kenneth Brian Caldwell, a resident of El Paso, Texas. The pedestrian involved in the collision succumbed to their injuries on the scene.

Authorities are now urging any witnesses with information related to this incident to contact the El Paso Police Department at (915) 832-4400. For those who wish to remain anonymous, Crime Stoppers can be reached at (915) 566-8477 (TIPS).