TEMPLE, Texas (FOX 44) – UPDATE: A woman has died in a vehicle vs pedestrian accident, according to the Temple Police Department.
Police have identified the woman as 42-year-old Dawn Michelle Beck, of Temple.
Officers were dispatched to the northbound lanes of Interstate 35 around 2:29 a.m. Tuesday, near the Nugent Avenue exit. During the course of the investigation, officers discovered Beck was attempting to cross I-35 on foot, when she was struck by a vehicle.
Justice of Peace Cliff Coleman pronounced Beck dead. Police say there are no signs of foul play.
Traffic was diverted off the Nugent Avenue exit, and drivers got back on the interstate on Industrial Boulevard. As of 8:26 a.m. Tuesday, all I-35 northbound lanes have reopened.
If you have any information, you can call the Temple Police Department at 254-298-5500, or the Bell County Crime Stoppers at 254-526-877.