DIBOLL, TX (KTRE) - A Diboll man has died following an early Wednesday morning auto-pedestrian accident in Diboll.
According to Sr. Patrol Sergeant Matt Reppond, the victim has been identified as 23-year-old Kevin Cook.
Reppond said the accident happened around 4 a.m. Wednesday on Highway 59 near the intersection on FM 2497.
According to the investigation, Cook was hit by an 18-wheeler in the southbound lanes of 59. Reppond said the investigation is ongoing but no charges are expected for the driver of the 18-wheeler.
The Angelina County Sheriff's Office and DPS also assisted in this fatal accident investigation.