Center man dies from Sunday hit-and-run

NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - A Center man who was hospitalized after being hit by a car Sunday has died, according to his brother.

According to a previous report, Derrick Pina was found Sunday morning with massive injuries and bleeding on State Highway 7 East, near County Road 229 in Nacogdoches County.

It was believed he was walking down the middle of the road.

A passerby saw two shoes on the road and stopped and called for help.

This is the second tragedy for the family this year. Pina's brother, Rigo Pina, was shot to death in January. His body was found on County Road 4229 in Rusk County.

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