Truck driver struck and killed by vehicle along I-20 in far west Tarrant County

The Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatality accident that occurred early Thursday morning in the westbound lanes of Interstate 20 near Markum Ranch Road.

Reports indicate a truck driver was outside of his rig along the highway when he was struck by a passing vehicle, possibly another 18-wheeler.

The truck driver was pronounced deceased on the scene just before 6:30AM.

He has been identified as a 65-year-old man from Village Mills, TX.

Officials with the TCSO have not released any information regarding this accident.