UPDATED: Friday, April 13, 2012 - 8:54am
WHITNEY -- The Hill County Sheriff's office investigating an auto-pedestrian fatality in Whitney.
The accident happened around 4:30 a.m. Wednesday on State Highway 22 at San Jacinto Street.
The victim has been identified as a 52-year-old Stephen Dawkins of Whitney.
Dawkins was walking along the highway with the traffic when he was struck.
The investigation is ongoing.