Man killed after being struck by vehicle on I-37

The driver whose vehicle struck the man is still on the run from police

A man is dead after he was struck by a vehicle that was believed to be racing another on I-37, according to San Antonio police.

The incident happened around 8:30 p.m., Thursday, near Fair Avenue on the South Side.

Two vehicles were traveling on the highway at a high rate of speed when one of them struck a man in his 30s or 40s, who was walking his bicycle on the left shoulder, SAPD said.

The man hasn’t been identified, but he died at the scene, police said.

The driver involved stopped and spoke with witnesses, but once the witnesses approached the victim, the driver took off, according to officers.

A search is still underway for the driver, and it’s unknown what charges they will face at this time.

We’ll bring more updates to this story as they become available.

About the Authors:

Cody King is a digital journalist for KSAT 12. She previously worked for WICS/WRSP 20 in Springfield, Illinois.

Joe Arredondo is a photojournalist at KSAT 12.