A pedestrian was killed Wednesday evening when he was hit by a truck.
According to Lt. Michael Malone with the Tyler Police Department, a 60-year-old man was crossing Loop 323 north of the intersection with Van Highway when he was hit.
Malone said the main was crossing from east to west and did not have the right of way. He was hit by a Dodge pickup truck driven by a 21-year-old man who was traveling northbound on the loop in the inside lane.
The name of the deceased is being withheld pending notification of the next of kin.
Police got the call at 6:57 p.m. Malone said the man was unresponsive when they arrived.
Malone said he does not expect any charges against the driver at this time.
Tyler Morning Telegraph