McLennan Co, Tx (Fox44) – The Texas Department of Public Safety reports that a West firefighter has been struck by a passing vehicle.

This happened as he worked on a vehicle fire near the Hill-McLennan County Line. A DPS spokesperson said the fire was reported during the noon Tuesday at Mile Marker #354 on the northbound side of Interstate 35.

The condition of the firefighter was unknown. The Department of Public Safety is investigating the incident.