Police arrested the driver of a van which ran over and killed a 68 year old man just southwest of downtown, 1200 WOAI news reports.

  It happened at Laredo and San Marcos Streets, just off I-35.

  Police say the man was crossing the street when he was hit by a red van.  The driver of the van sped away.

  The man was dead when officers arrived.

  Police say the driver of the van was arrested when a relative called police and reported the damaged van was at his home.

  So far, no charges have been filed.