Fatal Pedestrian Accident Shuts Down I-10
A tragic accident killed a caucasian woman on 1-10 west near the Schuster Exit.
I10 west was shut down for hours after the accident at 7:15 p.m. and is expected to be closed down for much of the night.
Police say the woman, in her early 30's, was hit by a Ford F-150 in the far right lane of I-10 west. They say it's possible she was crossing from the Eastbound lanes into the Westbound lanes.
The driver stopped immediately and called police. They say neither speed nor alcohol were factors in why the driver hit the woman.
Police do not think traffic will be affected during morning rush hour.