15-year-old killed in car-pedestrian accident along I-20 in Midland

15-year-old killed in car-pedestrian accident along I-20 in Midland
Photo of the scene. (Source: Gavino Reyes/Facebook)

MIDLAND, TX (KWES) - Midland Police are on the scene of a deadly car-pedestrian accident in Midland.

The accident happened near Interstate 20 and Lamesa Rd. just before 6 p.m.

We're told that a 15-year-old girl was killed in the accident.

Authorities said an investigation revealed that the 15-year-old female was running south across the westbound lanes of East Interstate 20 when she was struck by a vehicle traveling westbound in the inside lane and was shortly after struck by a second vehicle.

We're told the 15-year-old was not in a crosswalk at the time of the accident.

The 15-year-old was taken to the hospital and later died.

The 15-year-old's name has not been released.

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