Pedestrian killed in crash on 377 in Cresson

The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a fatality accident that occurred Thursday evening along Highway 377 in Parker County.

At 8:53pm, multiple emergency agencies were dispatched to the area of Highway 377 and Kelly Road after a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle. Paramedics pronounced the pedestrian deceased on the scene.

Police say a driver was traveling south on 377 when a pedestrian ran onto the roadway from the barrow ditch.

The pedestrian has been identified as a 58-year-old homeless man. The driver was not seriously injured.

Lanes of 377 were closed while DPS investigated the crash.