San Marcos man hit, killed while walking along I-35 frontage

SAN MARCOS, Texas (KXAN) — A man who was walking on the frontage road of Interstate 35 in San Marcos early Sunday morning was hit and killed by a driver who didn’t see him.

San Marcos police say 27-year-old Emanuel Rivas was walking in the roadway around 2 a.m. when he was hit by a driver going southbound near Yarrington Road. The driver told police they did not see the pedestrian until it was too late.

Rivas died at the scene. His family in Houston were notified of his death. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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