Woman Killed in Dallas Pedestrian Accident at Skillman Street Bridge

Dallas Pedestrian Accident
Woman Falls of Bridge in Dallas, Fatally Struck by Hit-and-Run Truck

Dallas, Texas (February 3, 2018) – The police are investigating a pedestrian accident which killed a woman in Dallas on Thursday, February 1.

The deadly collision occurred on the westbound lanes of the highway at the Skillman Street bridge.

The police said that the woman had been walking on a sidewalk across the overpass when for unknown reasons, she fell onto the traffic lanes.

The woman reportedly stumbled as she jumped back on the sidewalk and was hit by a truck.

The pedestrian sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The name of the deceased was not immediately revealed.

Meanwhile, the police are looking for the driver of the 18-wheeler who fled the scene after hitting the pedestrian.

An investigation is underway.

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