Man Killed in Polk County Pedestrian Accident on Highway 146

Polk County Pedestrian Accident
Pedestrian Fatally Hit by Vehicle on Highway 146 in Polk County

Polk County, Texas (February 6, 2018) – A man was killed in a pedestrian accident in Polk County on Monday, February 5, according to a local news source.

The fatal pedestrian accident occurred at about 3:50 a.m. on State Highway 146, south of Livingston.

According to a report by the Texas Department of Public Safety, a man was walking on the roadway when he was hit by a southbound Chevrolet SUV operated by 42-year-old Joseph Foster.

The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene. His identity was not immediately revealed.

The motorist was unhurt.

The incident is still under investigation.

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