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Castle Hill, TX – Pedestrian Fatally Hit by Car on I-410 near Jackson Keller Rd

by | Feb 21, 2023 | Auto Accidents | 0 comments

Castle Hill, TX (February 20, 2023) – On Monday, February 20, a pedestrian was killed after being hit by a motor vehicle in Castle Hill. 

The deadly accident took place on Interstate 410 near Jackson Keller Road at around 4 a.m. The pedestrian, a man in his 30s, was hit by a motorist on the interstate. The driver remained at the scene and cooperated with authorities. The injured party was pronounced dead at the scene by attending medical personnel. 

The area was temporarily closed while emergency responders were present. 

An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is underway. 

We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in Texas

Castle Hill, TX - Pedestrian Fatally Hit by Car on I-410 near Jackson Keller RdFrom 2010, when there were just 273 pedestrian traffic deaths recorded for the state of Texas, the number of fatalities has substantially climbed. In less than ten years, the number of fatalities has more than doubled. There were 7908 pedestrian accidents in Texas overall in 2018, including deadly and non-fatal incidents. The number of deadly pedestrian accidents and their associated fatalities in 2018 was among the highest ever.

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Note: Our team used secondary sources when creating this post. These sources include but are not limited to local and state police reports, local news reports, social media platforms, and eyewitness accounts about the accident described. Our team has not independently verified all the facts surrounding this accident.  For this reason, if you locate any information that is incorrect, please let us know immediately so that we can correct the error. We will remove a post if requested. 

Disclaimer: This post is not a solicitation for business, and none of the information provided in this post is intended to be legal or medical advice. The photograph used in this post was not taken at the actual accident scene.