Man trying to cross West Side highway hit, killed by car, police say

Crash happened around 9:30 p.m. on Highway 151

Hwy 151 fatal crash image. (KSAT)

SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio police say a man is dead after he was hit by a car on Highway 151 late Sunday night.

The crash happened around 9:30 p.m. in the 8400 block of Highway 151, on the city’s West Side.

According to police, the man for an unknown reason was walking across the highway when he was struck by a white Mazda. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police said the driver of the Mazda did pull over and call for help. The name of the man killed has not been released, pending notification to next of kin.

No charges are expected to be filed.

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