Pedestrian killed on I-10 near Porfirio Diaz


I-10 East is closed near Schuster after a pedestrian died on the highway Friday night.

Police say it happened before 9 p.m. near the Porfirio Diaz exit.

All traffic must exit at Schuster, causing heavy backup past Executive. TxDOT officials say the closure will last about six hours.

Officials have not released the victim’s name or any further details of the incident.

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