ROCKWALL (CBSDFW) – A man died after being struck by a vehicle in Rockwall early Tuesday, police say.READ MORE: Technology Helping Melissa ISD Retain School Bus Drivers During Nationwide Shortage
Rockwall officers responded to the 900 block of the South Service Road of IH 30 around 12:20 in the morning and found two pedestrians that had been hit after walking in the roadway.READ MORE: Parents Share Safety Concerns At Mansfield ISD Town Hall On Campus Security Following School Shooting
One person, a 48-year-old male from Knoxville, Tennesse, was pronounced dead at the scene. The other victim was transported to a local hospital in critical condition.
Authorities say the driver of the vehicle remained on the scene and is cooperating with the investigators.MORE NEWS: I-Team: Bank Of America And Zelle Customers Targeted In New High-Tech Scam
The accident is under investigation by the Rockwall Police Department Traffic Division.