Pedestrian struck and killed along I20 in Arlington; vehicle fled scene

The Arlington Police Department is investigating a major accident involving a fatality that occurred early this morning in the lanes of I-20 near Matlock Road.

Police say a female pedestrian was walking along the shoulder of eastbound I-20 in Arlington when a passing vehicle struck her.

EMS pronounced her deceased on the scene.

The driver did not stop to render aid, and fled the scene.