DONA ANA, NM (KTSM) – A pedestrian is dead after being hit by a semi-truck on a Dona Ana highway overnight.
According to New Mexico State Police, it happened at about 3:30 a.m. on I-10 near milepost 150 south of Las Cruces.
Officials say the pedestrian was walking across the highway in a dark area when the truck hit him or her.
The pedestrian, whose name has not yet been released, died at the scene.
The driver of the semi-truck is not facing any charges.
The incident remains under investigation. Stay with KTSM.com for updates.