DPS: Woman struck, killed by vehicle near Tyler

DPS: Woman struck, killed by vehicle near Tyler

SMITH COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - The Texas Department of Public Safety said a woman was killed Saturday after she was struck by a vehicle.

According to DPS, at approximately 11:29 p.m. Saturday, troopers responded to a report of a person hit by a vehicle on Highway 155, about 2/10 of a mile south of Tyler.

They said a 2009 Toyota Corolla was traveling northbound on Highway 155 when it struck the pedestrian.

The pedestrian was identified as Teresa Campos, 27, of Tyler. DPS said she was pronounced dead by a Justice of the Peace. She was transported to Lighthouse Mortuary.

The driver of the Corolla has been identified as Willie Hayter, 71, of Tyler.

DPS said the crash is still under investigation.

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