Pedestrian fatally struck by 18-wheeler on Dallas highway

A pedestrian was struck and killed on a Dallas highway in the early morning hours of Thanksgiving. 

Police said the crash happened just before 3:15 a.m., on North Central Expressway, just before Forest Lane.

The investigation found the victim was struck by an 18-wheeler while walking in the northbound lanes.

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That driver stopped and called 911.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police did not say whether charges could be filed in this case.