AMARILLO, TX. - Local DPS officers have now closed a case as they linked information together surrounding a body found along I-40.
Troopers say the unidentified body in Carson County was found Wednesday morning on the East bound service road of Interstate I-40.
A 2003 GMC pickup driven by 33 year old Ruben Granadoz from Wellington, struck and killed Derrick Leonard Clark.
Granadoz did not stop and ended up abandoning the vehicle approximately 6 miles away near US 60 & FM 2373.
Clark was 37 years old and from Greenwood, Mississippi. He was pronounced dead at the scene.