Woman Dies After Being Hit Crossing the Road

TELFERNER – We now know the identity of the woman involved in a fatal accident Friday evening.

According to DPS, 54-year-old Alice Fierakowski of Victoria was fatally hit while attempting to cross the road at 7:30 pm. She was pronounced dead at the scene by Justice of the Peace Stuart Posey. Troopers say the driver didn’t see Fierkowski crossing the street. No charges will be filed.

ORIGINALLY REPORTED: According to the Department of Public Safety the accident happened around 7:30 pm on the access road of Highway 59 North near the Telferner turn off and FM 1686. A small passenger car was driving north on the access road when a woman attempted to cross the access road and was hit. The woman is an adult and authorities are waiting to notify next of kin before they release her name. No citations were filed at the time of the accident and the woman was pronounced dead at the scene. The accident is still under investigation.