Woman standing in highway fatally struck

April 2, 2009 8:52:11 AM PDT
A Houston woman was fatally run over while standing the middle of a highway in Polk County.[SIGN UP: Get headlines and breaking news sent to you]

State troopers tell Eyewitness News 28-year-old Amy Fernandez was standing on Highway 59 south of the town of Goodrich when a truck ran into her.

The area is dark and remote, and the driver says he didn't see her until it was too late.

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