Police in Rockwall are investigating after a pedestrian was killed and another severely injured after they were struck by a car while walking on an interstate service road, officials say.
Officers were called to the crash in the 900 block of the Interstate 30 service road at about 12:20 a.m., according to Sgt. Aaron McGrew, police spokesman.
McGrew said the two pedestrians were walking in the roadway when they were struck. A 48-year-old man from Knoxville, Tennessee, was pronounced deceased on the scene. The second person struck was rushed to a nearby hospital in critical condition, McGrew said.
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The driver remained the scene and was cooperating with investigators, McGrew said.
No further information was released.