DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – A person running from a Dallas County deputy on the eastbound I-30 service road at Buckner was struck and killed by an 18-wheeler Monday afternoon.
The Dallas County Sheriff’s Office said a deputy was attempting a traffic stop with a motorcycle rider.READ MORE: Watch: Texas Governor Greg Abbott Signs Bill Increasing Criminal Penalty For Human Smuggling | Live @1:30pm
The person ran off and ended up getting killed by a big rig.READ MORE: Texas Gov. Abbott Adds Property Tax Relief; Constitutional Amendment On Bail To 3rd Special Session Agenda
The person’s identity has not yet been released.
The highway was shut down for hours with traffic diverting on to St. Francis.MORE NEWS: Federal Officials Confirm Many Haitian Migrants From Texas-Mexico Border Camp Staying In US