Man killed trying to cross Interstate 30 in Garland

Man killed trying to cross Interstate 30 in Garland
Man Struck, Killed Crossing Interstate 30 in Garland Wednesday Night
nA man trying to cross Interstate 30 in Garland was struck and killed by a passing vehicle late Wednesday, police reported.

The victim and a second man were crossing the interstate near Broadway Boulevard around 11:45 p.m., Garland police reported. One made it, but the other was struck by a driver, who immediately pulled over.

The injured man, who has not been identified, was taken to a nearby hospital where he died, police said.

The driver cooperated with the investigation and is not expected to face charges, police said.

A man attempting to cross Interstate 30 in Garland was fatally struck by a vehicle late Wednesday night, police say.

According to police, two men tried to cross the interstate near Broadway Boulevard at about 11:45 p.m. One of the men made it across, but the second man was struck in the westbound lanes.

Police said it wasn’t clear why the men were trying to cross the highway.

The wounded pedestrian was pronounced deceased at a hospital. His name has not been released.

Police said the driver immediately pulled over and cooperated with investigators. No charges were filed.


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