Houston, TX — A man was killed on Monday night along U.S. Highway 290 after he was struck by an 18-wheeler while walking along the highway. Police said that the man has yet to be identified, but that an investigation is currently underway.
The man was allegedly walking along Highway 290 near Brittmoore Road at about 8:00 p.m. when he was hit by the passing 18-wheeler. He was killed immediately in the accident and the truck driver, who wasn’t named, claimed that he was not able to swerve in time to avoid the accident.
No other injuries were reported.
Scene of the Accident