SAN ANTONIO -

A pedestrian who was reportedly a doctor was fatally struck by a pickup truck Monday morning while walking along the sidewalk in the Medical Center area.

The pedestrian was identified as 33-year-old Patrick Lindner Jr. 

San Antonio police said the driver lost control, jumped a curb and struck Lindner around 8:40 a.m. along the 7600 block of Wurzbach.

Lindner, who was reportedly a doctor with the VA Hospital, was critically injured and rushed to University Hospital where he died a little before 1:30 pm.

Police say the driver showed no signs of intoxication. The crash remains under investigation.  

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