A male pedestrian is dead in Killeen after being struck by a car on Fort Hood Street.
Michael Miguel Thomas, 45, of Killeen was hit while he was standing in the middle of the road's center turning lane.
Killeen police received a call about the crash just after 7 p.m. Saturday. Thomas was pronounced dead at the scene.
The crash took place in the 1100 block of Fort Hood street across from Kmart. A 64-year-old woman was driving a maroon Honda Accord northbound when she merged into the center turning lane and hit Thomas.
It remains unclear why Thomas was standing in the road. Police say they are still investigating the cause of the crash.