HARRISON COUNTY, TX (KSLA) - A woman died when she ran into the path of a tractor-trailer rig traveling east on Interstate 20.
The Texas Department of Public Safety has identified her as 32-year-old Lea Celeste Williford, of Marshall, Texas.
The accident happened about 12:30 p.m. Saturday in eastern Harrison County, Texas.
Troopers' preliminary investigation indicates Williford was walking west on the shoulder of eastbound I-20 about 7 miles west of Waskom when she ran into the path of the 2019 Freightliner that was towing a semi-trailer.
Williford was pronounced dead at the scene.
Her body has been taken to Meadowbrook Funeral Home in Marshall.