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Man killed while filling up tank after his truck ran out of gas on Hwy 6

Posted at 12:49 PM, Mar 01, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-01 21:49:56-05

COLLEGE STATION, TX — A man was killed just after midnight when he was struck by a car while trying to fill up his gas tank.

The Texas Department of Public Safety said the victim, 34-year-old Christopher Price, ran out of gas while driving on Highway 6. He was working to fill up the truck that was sitting in a traffic lane when he was hit by a sedan.

Price was rushed to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

DPS said the driver is cooperating with investigators. No charges have been filed as of Friday morning.