A 25-year-old Mathis man was struck and killed Sunday morning on Highway 359 neat County Road 211 approximately four and a half miles southwest of Alice.
According to Sgt. Nathan Brandley with the Texas Department of Public Safety, Joe Luis Bentancur was walking in the northbound lane of the highway, for unknown reasons, when he was hit by the driver of a 2013 Toyota Tundra pickup pulling a smaller trailer.
Bentancur was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.
DPS is investigating the one vehicle-pedestrian fatality crash.