Steven Ray Young, 29, of Lumberton was pronounced deceased at the scene after being struck by a vehicle on Highway 347 on Tuesday, February 14, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.
At approximately 7:15 p.m., Texas DPS responded to an auto-pedestrian crash on Highway 347 in Jefferson County, north of Fourth Street.
It is reported that a Ford pickup truck was traveling northbound on Highway 347 when a pedestrian was attempting to cross the northbound lanes of Highway 347 when he was struck by the vehicle.
The driver of the Ford was a 21-year-old male from Lumberton and was not injured in the crash.
For some time after the crash, northbound traffic lanes of Highway 347 at Fourth Street were closed.
Texas DPS states that it is an ongoing crash investigation and there are no further details to be released at this time.