Man dead after being hit by a semi-truck in Gray County


GRAY COUNTY, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) — One person is dead after being hit by a semi-truck in Gray County.

It happened around 3:37 p.m. on I-40 east just about a mile east of McLean.

According to DPS, Allan Dvorak, 60, of Haslet, Texas, was standing on the outside shoulder of I-40 east and ran in front of a semi-truck in the inside lane.

Troopers said the semi-truck driver was unable to avoid the collision and hit Dvorak.

He was pronounced dead on the scene.

DPS said Dvorak was working with a construction company on the westbound side of I-40 and that it was properly marked as an active construction zone. Troopers said the area where Dvorak was hit was not in the active construction zone.

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