LITTLE ROCK, AR. (THECOUNT) — James E. Phillips Jr., has been identified as the pedestrian fatally struck on Monday evening while attempting to cross I-30 in Little Rock, Arkansas.

According to Arkansas State Police, Phillips, 64, was crossing I-30 near I-630 West interchange when he was struck and killed by a passing vehicle.


Phillips was in dark clothing when he was hit by a car around 5:44 p.m Monday, reports KATV.

The driver was not injured during the deadly incident.

Conditions were clear and dry at the time of the crash.

No other information has been released at this time.


Geo quick facts: Little Rock, the capital of Arkansas, is a city on the Arkansas River. It’s home to the William J. Clinton Presidential Library and Museum, with exhibits including a replica of the Oval Office and presidential artifacts. In an 1800s Greek Revival building, the Old State House Museum traces Arkansas history. MacArthur Park has a pond, plus the Arkansas Arts Center, known for its large collection of drawings – wikipedia.