Man Hit and Killed Along Highway 385

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ECTOR COUNTY - A man was hit and killed along Highway 385 in Ector County on Wednesday morning.

State troopers tell NewsWest 9, Gerald Wayne Battles was driving his pickup on the highway near Pleasant Farms when he struck the man.

Joaquin Saenz died at the scene.

It's still not clear if Saenz was walking on the road or crossing it when he was hit.

Battles has not been ticketed for the accident.