Bicyclist struck and killed along Loop 12 in northwest Dallas

The Dallas County Sheriff’s Office responded to a major accident involving a pedestrian last night at 11:19PM in the southbound lanes of Loop 12 (Walton Walker Blvd) near I35E.

When sheriffs deputies arrived on scene, they located a deceased pedestrian in the lanes of the highway. Dallas Fire-Rescue responded and pronounced the victim deceased on scene.

A driver informed police she was southbound on Loop 12 when the vehicle in front of her swerved. She applied her brakes, but was unable to stop in time before hitting the pedestrian.

The pedestrian was riding a bicycle on the freeway.