DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Dallas Police are looking for a hit-and-run driver who killed a well-known Deep Ellum bartender.
Ian Brooks left Brick & Bones early Saturday morning after his Friday night shift as general manager and barkeep.Security Expert Shares 'Run, Hide, Fight' Guidance In Wake Of Colleyville Synagogue Hostage Situation
Brooks was riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle in the Northbound lanes of I-75 around 3:40 am when another driver crashed into him from behind, according to police.
“He was a loving, loving guy,” said the owner of Brick & Bones, Cliff Edgar. “A genuine and authentic person.”READ MORE: Colleyville's Congregation Beth Israel Gathers For Special Service In Response To Saturday's Hostage Situation
Edgar closed the bar until Friday. He says the staff is devastated by Brooks’ death and the search for a hit and run suspect.
“There’s no words to describe his loss,” said Edgar.
Police have released very little about the case.MORE NEWS: 2 Shot In Possible Road Rage Incident In Justin
Detectives are working leads, but officers have not released a description of a possible suspect vehicle.