A 50-year-old Mountain Home man was struck and killed by a tractor-trailer early Tuesday morning on U.S. Highway 65 in Hollister.
According to statement from the Hollister Police Department, the man’s identity is being withheld until further notice, due to notification of the next of kin.
The statement says authorities received a call of a pedestrian struck by a tractor-trailer at 5:50 a.m., in the northbound lane of the highway, between mile markers 9 and 10. Officers attempted to render aid to the man, identified as a white male, but the victim was declared deceased at the scene.
The investigation is ongoing and more information may be released at the appropriate time.