Man dies after being hit by eighteen-wheeler

Amarillo, TX - An accident over the weekend leaves one man dead.

Just after 8:00 Sunday morning Amarillo police responded to a call at the Petro Truck Stop on east Interstate 40.

When officers arrived they found 71-year old David Vasquez had been hit by a Peterbuilt eighteen-wheeler.

Vasquez was taken to the hospital in Amarillo where he later died from the injuries.

No charges have been filed against the driver of the truck.