Woman killed, man injured while crossing street in west San Antonio

Police say couple hit by truck after trying to cross street


SAN ANTONIO – A woman is dead and a man was taken to the hospital after an accident Thursday night on the West Side, San Antonio police say.

It happened around 8:45 p.m. near Culebra and 24th Street right by the HEB Mercado.

Police said the woman and a man tried to cross Culebra and were both struck by a truck.

The woman did not survive and the man taken to a hospital for treatment, but expected to recover.

Police said the driver who hit them stopped to render aid and was not expected to face charges.

The couple was not at a crosswalk and had on dark clothes, according to police.

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