El Paso, TX (KDBC) — One person is in the hospital after being hit by a vehicle in east El Paso. The accident happened Friday just after 1:00 a.m. on James Watt and Lee Trevino. According to police, the person may have been leaving one of the night clubs in the area. Emergency medical responders rushed the pedestrian to the hospital with serious injuries. The driver fled the area after the striking the person. At this time it's unclear if police have anyone in custody.