SAN ANTONIO - Police are investigating after a man's body was found along the access road of Loop 410 on the West Side Wednesday morning.
The victim, who police say was in his 40s, was found dead along the northbound access road of SW Loop 410 access road at Westshire, just past the Marbach exit, around 7:15 a.m. Wednesday. The exit ramp was immediately closed, and traffic on the access road was reduced to one lane while police investigated the circumstances of the victim's death.
Police said it appears the victim was struck by a vehicle, possibly while walking across the access road. A preliminary police report states he suffered injuries consistent with being hit by vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed.
Investigators are now working to positively identify the victim and notify his next of kin.