The Kyle Police Department is investigating an auto-pedestrian accident that killed a man along southbound Interstate 35 late Thursday evening.
Jonathan Reyes, 22, of Kyle, was identified as the victim in the incident, according to a city of Kyle press release.
Thursday’s accident happened around 9:30 p.m. on southbound I-35 near the Center Street/FM 150 exit.
An adult male, later identified as Reyes, was pronounced deceased by Hays County Pct. Justice of the Peace Beth Smith just before 10:15 p.m. According to Smith, the preliminary cause of death is an accident, pending the investigation. Smith said an autopsy has been ordered. Police said no other injuries resulted from the accident.
As a result of the incident, authorities closed all lanes of southbound I-35 for several hours. The highway was reopened around 11:40 p.m
This story is developing. We will provide updates as they become available.