Pedestrian Killed by Truck on I-37 South of Live Oak
LIVE OAK COUNTY (Kiii News) -
An East Texas man was killed Monday night when he was struck by a pickup truck on I-37 at mile marker 60, just five miles south of Live Oak.
The accident happened just after 8:25 p.m. According to Department of Public Safety investigators, the man was walking along the highway access ramp traveling northbound. He was struck from behind by a truck that was also traveling northbound.
Investigators said the man was killed instantly.
As of Tuesday evening, the identity of the victim has been withheld because his next of kin have not been notified.