TYE, Texas — The Texas Department of Public Safety said an Abilene border patrol agent was walking across the I-20 service road when she was hit and killed.
The agent has been identified as Donna Marie Doss, 49.
Doss was hit at 8:15 p.m. Saturday a mile and a half west of Tye.
The driver of the 2016 Volkswagen Tiguan that hit Doss is a 79-year-old man from Merkel.
He has not been charged, but he was taken into custody for questioning and blood and toxicology tests, according to DPS.
Neither the driver or his passenger were injured.