ABILENE, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) – A male pedestrian was hit and killed by a vehicle late Saturday night, according to Abilene police.
The pedestrian’s identity has not yet been released, pending the notification of his family.
Police said the incident happened at about 10:15 Saturday night in the area of South First Street and Morris Street.
According to the initial investigation, police said a Silver Mitsubishi Galant hit a man who was in the inside eastbound lane.
The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police said that although it is unknown if alcohol was a factor in this incident, blood specimens were obtained.
The investigation is ongoing.