DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) — A pedestrian is dead after an auto accident involving an off-duty Dallas police officer.
It was around 10:00 p.m. Sunday when officials with the Dallas Police Department say an officer was driving his personal vehicle in the 8100 block of the LBJ Freeway service road.READ MORE: Mesquite Resident Walks Away A Millionaire After Texas Lottery Scratch Ticket Win
At some point investigators say a pedestrian stepped off a curb onto the street, directly in front of the officer’s vehicle.READ MORE: 'Take Matters In Her Own Hands,' Amid Claims Of Abuse, Murder Suspect Shohreh Rachelle Polozadeh Admits Killing Quincey Brooks
The victim, who has not been identified, was struck by the officer’s vehicle and died at the scene.MORE NEWS: Dallas Police Officer Tyrone Williams Jr. Arrested, Charged With Sexual Assault Of A Child
Police say the officer, who was not injured, was on his way home at the time of the accident.