Police release name of pedestrian killed on Hwy. 84 in Slaton - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

Breaking

Police release name of pedestrian killed on Hwy. 84 in Slaton

Slaton Police Department patch (Source: Facebook) Slaton Police Department patch (Source: Facebook)
SLATON, TX (KCBD) -

Slaton Police have released the name of the woman who was killed after being struck by a semi around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday evening.

Officials held a news conference at 4 p.m. on Wednesday afternoon, saying the woman has been identified as 48-year-old Slaton resident Karla Schniers.

They are unsure at this point how many vehicles struck the pedestrian or why she was crossing the highway.

Copyright 2017 KCBD. All rights reserved.

  • Local News on KCBD.comNewsMore>>

  • Defiant Trump again blames "both sides" in Virginia protest

    Defiant Trump again blames "both sides" in Virginia protest

    Wednesday, August 16 2017 3:58 AM EDT2017-08-16 07:58:31 GMT
    Wednesday, August 16 2017 11:19 AM EDT2017-08-16 15:19:47 GMT

    Trump's remarks Tuesday amounted to a rejection of the Republicans, business leaders and White House advisers who earlier this week had pushed the president to more forcefully and specifically condemn the KKK members, neo-Nazis and white supremacists who took to the streets of Charlottesville.

    Trump's remarks Tuesday amounted to a rejection of the Republicans, business leaders and White House advisers who earlier this week had pushed the president to more forcefully and specifically condemn the KKK members, neo-Nazis and white supremacists who took to the streets of Charlottesville.

  • 5 missing after Army helicopter goes down off Hawaii

    5 missing after Army helicopter goes down off Hawaii

    Wednesday, August 16 2017 9:28 AM EDT2017-08-16 13:28:33 GMT
    Wednesday, August 16 2017 11:19 AM EDT2017-08-16 15:19:38 GMT

    The U.S. Coast Guard and military crews are responding to a report that an Army helicopter with five aboard went down in the ocean off Hawaii.

    The U.S. Coast Guard and military crews are responding to a report that an Army helicopter with five aboard went down in the ocean off Hawaii.

  • Tyson's solar eclipse tip: Don't video it, experience it

    Tyson's solar eclipse tip: Don't video it, experience it

    Monday, August 14 2017 8:07 PM EDT2017-08-15 00:07:38 GMT
    Wednesday, August 16 2017 10:41 AM EDT2017-08-16 14:41:40 GMT

    Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson has a suggestion for anyone with a view of next week's solar eclipse: Put down your smartphones and take in the phenomenon yourself.

    Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson has a suggestion for anyone with a view of next week's solar eclipse: Put down your smartphones and take in the phenomenon yourself.

Powered by Frankly