While details are still scarce, KXAN-TV reports this incident took place not far from Westlake High School. The victim died at the scene, and traffic northbound was temporarily halted for several hours as a result.
This accident took place at around the northbound lanes of Texas Highway at Westbank Drive (an area where there are usually few pedestrians) around 10 pm. last Friday evening.
The woman was struck by as many as three different vehicles, and it is unclear as of yet where she intended to walk to or whether excessive speed by the drivers was a factor in the accident.
According to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT):