Dimmit County, TX — A man was killed along Highway 85 near Carrizo Springs in Dimmit County early this past Monday morning, September 16, 2013. Police said that Ruben Talamantes, 23, was identified as the pedestrian who was killed when an 18-wheeler struck him as he was walking along Highway 85.
The accident happened at about 4:00 a.m. on Monday morning and it’s not clear exactly how the collision transpired. No other injuries were reported by the Texas DPS and it’s unknown if any charges will be filed against the truck driver.
Scene of the Accident