According to Sheriff Ed Gonzalez, the crash happened in the US 90 and FM-2100 areas just outside Crosby.
“An adult male pedestrian, hit by an 18-wheeler, has been found dead at the scene,” a tweet by Gonzalez read.
The sheriff added that deputies were looking into whether the victim was a construction worker at the construction site.
US 90 closes just east of FM-2100. It is not yet clear how long the road will be closed.
SkyEye through the scene discovered a large rig stopped by the roadside.
Units are at the scene of the fatal crash at US 90 / FM 2100. An adult male pedestrian, hit by an 18-wheeler, was pronounced dead at the scene. The dead man may have been a construction worker at the site. #HouNews pic.twitter.com/BPhTmqoODK
– Ed Gonzalez (@SheriffEd_HCSO) January 13, 2022
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https://abc13.com/houston-traffic-crosby-crash-person-hit-and-killed-harris-county-whats-happening-on-hwy-90/11464249/ Houston Traffic Police Deadly: Pedestrian on Highway 90 hit and killed by 18-wheeler, Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez says