On Sunday, 01/24/2016 at approximately 10:02Pm in the 300 block of I-10 (westbound) Beaumont Police, Fire and EMS responded to a man who was struck by a vehicle, while checking a flat tire on his vehicle. A Driver traveling westbound changed lanes (to the right) and struck the man. He was transported to St. Elizabeth Hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

The driver, was identified as McCloney, Kendrick B/M dob 08/15/88. He was placed under arrest for possible Intoxication Manslaughter.

The victim. Meadows, Clinton W/M. 12/28/90

The Victim’s wife was also injured in the crash, she was admitted to St. Elizabeth Hospital.

Officer Jose (Joe) Ornelas