DENTON, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A driver struck and killed a pedestrian early Monday morning in Denton and kept on going, police said.
It happened shortly after 3:30 a.m. on southbound I-35 E at the McCormick St. overpass.READ MORE: 16-Year-Old Shot To Death Outside Hurricane Harbor In Arlington
Denton Fire and EMS responded and pronounced the the victim, a man, dead.
All lanes of southbound I-35 E were closed for several hours while officers conducted their preliminary crash investigation.
Traffic investigators are searching for a dark gray Honda with right front corner and passenger side damage.READ MORE: Community Groups Want To Help Reduce Violent Crime In Dallas
Investigators are still working to identify the model of the vehicle.
Police said it’s possible the driver may not have known they struck a person.
The pedestrian was struck by at least one other vehicle following the initial crash.
The driver of that vehicle did stop and is cooperating with the investigation.MORE NEWS: Eye On Culture: Dallas Holocaust And Human Rights Museum Fulfilling Its Mission To Educate
Anyone else involved or anyone who has information surrounding this crash can contact Traffic Officer Tom Birckbichler at (940) 349-7851, or Traffic Officer Arie’ll Bell at (940) 349-7941.