Police identify man killed in Midland auto-pedestrian crash

Published: Oct. 8, 2021 at 8:04 AM CDT|Updated: Oct. 8, 2021 at 3:14 PM CDT
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MIDLAND, Texas (KOSA) - A pedestrian was hit and killed in Midland on Friday morning.

The victim has been identified as Darrell Wilkerson, 38.

According to the Midland Police Department, officers were called to the 2000 block of South Fairgrounds at 6:11 a.m. for a vehicle v.s. pedestrian accident.

When police arrived they found that a man, identified as Wilkerson, had been hit by a Ford F-550. Wilkerson died at the scene.

A preliminary investigation of the accident revealed that Wilkerson was crossing the road and not using a crosswalk when he was hit by the truck.

Police say that next of kin have not been notified as they are looking to find any contacts for Wilkerson. Anyone with that information is asked to call 432-685-7108.

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