Former sports announcer and educator Paul Strelzin, 75, dies

POSTED: 10:05 AM MDT Apr 27, 2013    UPDATED: 06:16 PM MST Jan 15, 2014 
EL PASO, Texas -

An El Paso icon has died, ABC-7 confirmed Saturday morning.

Paul Strelzin died late last night at a local hospital. He was 75-years-old.

Strelzin, "the Mouth,"  is remembered for his out-spoken and passionate nature. Strelzin was a former Bowie High School principal, sports announcer for the Diablos and the University of Texas El Paso.

ABC-7 is working to gather details on Strelzin death. The cause of his death is unknown at this time.

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