A Pearland man who was driving a truck in rural Falls
County was struck and killed after getting out of his vehicle, officials

Phillip Lynn Henson, 52, was driving north on Texas 6 about 45 miles southeast of Waco at 4 p.m. May 28, according to information from the Texas Department of Public Safety.

was driving a 2012 International truck-tractor when he pulled onto the
shoulder and stopped about a half-mile north of County Road 206A, a DPS
spokeswoman said.

As he stepped out of the vehicle, a 2014
International truck-tractor driven by a Bryan man struck Henson and his
truck, DPS said.

Henson was pronounced dead at the scene at 4:55 p.m.

The report did not state whether Henson's truck was partially on the roadway, the spokeswoman said.

The posted speed in the accident location is 75 mph, she said.

Source: https://www.chron.com/news/houston-texas/houston/article/Pearland-man-steps-out-of-truck-hit-by-big-rig-4562173.php?t=ae7a0498a0