LPD continues investigating deadly vehicle-pedestrian crash Tuesday

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(Nexstar Media Inc./EverythingLubbock.com Staff)

LUBBOCK, Texas — The Lubbock Police Department continued to investigate a fatal crash that involved a pedestrian Wednesday. The crash occurred at 5:39 p.m. Tuesday in the 3800 block of the Marsha Sharp Freeway westbound access road.

LPD said the pedestrian’s vehicle had broken down, so he walked across the Marsha Sharp Freeway access road.

He then tried to cross the road in front of a moving vehicle but was hit.

The pedestrian was taken to University Medical Center where he later died.

Police have not yet released the names of those involved.

The following is a press release from the Lubbock Police Department.

The Lubbock Police Department Major Crash Investigation Unit is investigating a fatal crash involving a pedestrian that occurred at 5:39 p.m. Nov. 2 in the 3800 block of the Marsha Sharp Freeway westbound access road.

The pedestrian was crossing the Marsha Sharp Freeway access road northbound, while a vehicle was westbound on the access road. The vehicle collided with the pedestrian, who was transported by ambulance to University Medical Center and was later pronounced deceased.

This investigation into this crash is ongoing.

(Press release from the Lubbock Police Department)

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