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Pedestrian dies on I-35 in Denton

A pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle on I-35 on Monday evening, according to the Denton Police Department.

At 6:35 p.m. Monday, Denton PD received multiple calls about a pedestrian in the middle of a southbound lane of I-35 near University Drive, according to Denton PD. Within minutes, more callers reported that the pedestrian was struck by a rental truck.

Police closed all southbound lanes of I-35 for a few hours to conduct a crash investigation, which is ongoing Tuesday afternoon. The victim was pronounced dead, but has not been identified by the Tarrant County Medical Examiner’s office, as of Tuesday afternoon.

Mark Smith
Mark Smith
Mark Smith is the Digital Editor of The Cross Timbers Gazette.

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