Man killed after being struck along I-10 near The Rim ID’d

Pedestrian pronounced dead at the scene at I-10 and Eilan Terrace

A file photo of an SAPD squad car.
A file photo of an SAPD squad car. (KSAT)

SAN ANTONIOUPDATE: A man who was hit by a driver along the I-10 access road near The Rim has been identified by the ME’s office as 27-year-old Mikel Steven Webb.

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A pedestrian died from his injuries after he was hit by a car along Interstate 10 on the Northwest Side, according to San Antonio police.

Officers arrived at the scene around 3:15 a.m. Tuesday and found the man dead in the southbound lanes of the 17800 block of Interstate 10 West access road, in front of Eilan Terrace and across the highway from The Rim.

SAPD said a Mazda was traveling southbound on the access road when the driver accidentally struck the man. The driver told police that when he noticed the man in the road, it was too late to move out of the way.

Police said the driver was not intoxicated, remained at the scene, and is not expected to be charged.

Before the crash, SAPD received a call for a man wearing all black and walking on the road in the area.

The pedestrian, believed to be in his 20s, has not been identified.

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