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

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

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.

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