Man hit by car dies

LONGVEIW, TX - A man was killed Thursday night after stepping out in front of a vehicle.

26-year-old Crystal Ruiz of Longview was eastbound on East Marshall Avenue when a man stepped out in front of her vehicle.

The pedestrian was taken to Good Shepherd Medical Center by the Longview Fire Department and later died at the hospital as a result of his injuries.

According to authorities, it seems that the man may have been intoxicated at the time of the accident.

Authorities are not releasing the name of the pedestrian until his family can be notified.

No charges have been filed against Ruiz.

No other injuries were reported and the accident is still under investigation.