Man killed after walking into oncoming traffic

By Molly Reuter - bio | email

GREGG COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - A Kilgore man is dead after apparently stepping in front of a speeding vehicle.  It happened around midnight Thursday on Interstate 20, just East of Highway 135.

DPS Troopers say Jacob Wheeler, 22 walked in front of an SUV.  He was pronounced dead at the scene.  The driver of the SUV told authorities Wheeler gave no warning of crossing the interstate.

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