One person killed in crash at Anthony truck stop

El Paso News

EL PASO, Texas — (KTSM) One person was killed in a collision at a truck stop in Anthony, Texas, Tuesday night, according to emergency dispatchers.

It happened at the Love’s Travel Stop located at 3000 Mountain Pass Blvd., a store manager confirmed.

KTSM was notified of the incident around 8:45 p.m. The name of the person killed, and the circumstances of the crash were not immediately available.

A spokesperson with El Paso County Sheriff’s Office said the Anthony Police Department would be handling the investigation.

“The preliminary investigation determined a truck-tractor combination trailer attempted to turn his vehicle around towards the rear of the Loves parking lot,” a sheriff’s office news release said. “At the same time, a pedestrian was walking towards his vehicle, which was parked in the rear parking lot. The truck tractor then struck the pedestrian, causing the pedestrian’s death.”

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