A man is dead after he was hit by an SUV while he was picking up trash in southeast Bexar County, 1200 WOAI news reports.


  Deputies say a man and his son, both of whom work for Tiger Sanitation, were picking up trash cans in the 6700 block of New Sulphur Springs Road.


  An SUV slammed into the father, causing serious head trauma and he was pronounced dead by paramedics in an Airlife helicopter.


  The son was not hurt.


  Deputies say the male driver of the SUV, who had a female passenger and a child in the vehicle at the time, was not hurt and was cooperative with investigators.


  The case remains under investigation.