Potosi man, 20, killed while running in traffic on Winters Freeway

Fatal crash

ABILENE, Texas - A 20-year-old Potosi man was killed early Wednesday when he was struck while running in the middle of the northbound lanes of South Winters Freeway.

Justice of the Peace Sparky Dean pronounced Caleb Davis as deceased at the scene.

Police had received a "check welfare" call at 12:51 a.m. near South Clack and Waldemar Street. The call came after Davis reportedly had exited a vehicle and "was observed running into the middle of the northbound lanes of the 1300 block of South Winters Freeway.

"The pedestrian was struck by a northbound vehicle moments later," Abilene police said in a news release.

An investigation into the accident is ongoing.

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