According to KDFW-TV, Lopez knew and intentionally hit the victim who died, 32-year-old Jesus Munoz. In addition to fatally striking Munoz, Lopez reportedly hit two women who survived and were transported to a nearby hospital. One of the women allegedly suffered multiple broken ribs.
Investigators told KDFW Lopez fatally struck Munoz after an argument between the two. The victim's brother reportedly said he witnessed Lopez enter his truck and hit his brother.
On Monday, May 16, officers reportedly located an abandoned Chevy pickup Lopez was driving in Johnson County, though Lopez is not yet in custody. Police say an arrest warrant for murder has been issued for Lopez.