Pedestrian killed in crash on I-10 identified

PECOS CO. -- One man was killed in an accident on Tuesday afternoon along Interstate 10 outside of Fort Stockton.

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DPS says that a man was standing in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 10 at mile marker 256 when he was hit by a car.

That car then went into a ditch after hitting the man, the 72-year-old driver from San Antonio was seriously hurt and taken to Pecos County Memorial Hospital.

The pedestrian was pronounced dead on the scene. The victim was identified as 56-year-old Gerald Harris of Superior, Arizona.