Pedestrian struck by semi-truck on Tyler’s NNW Loop 323
TYLER, Texas (KLTV) - A pedestrian was taken to the hospital after being struck by a vehicle Tuesday night.
The wreck happened at around 8:20 p.m. in the 400 block of Loop NNW Loop 323. Tyler police and fire departments both responded to the scene, as well as EMS.
Police say that the victim stepped into the path of a semi-truck that was northbound on the loop. He was not at a crosswalk or intersection when he was struck, police say.
According to Tyler Police PIO Andy Erbaugh, the pedestrian was alert and awake at the hospital as of 9:40 p.m.
Erbaugh said the case is still under investigation.
As of 11 p.m., the roadway is back open.
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