Man struck, killed by 18-wheeler on Central Expressway in Dallas

The Dallas Police Department is investigating a fatality accident that occurred overnight on Central Expressway in north Dallas.

At around 3:10am, the driver of an 18-wheeler called 9-1-1 to report he had struck a pedestrian on northbound Central Expressway near Forest Lane.

Authorities say a man was walking in the lanes of traffic when he was struck by the semi. Paramedics pronounced the pedestrian deceased on the scene.

The incident remains under investigation.