A 32 year old woman was killed overnight when she was hit by a Yellow Cab on FM 78 near Springfield Road on the city's east side, News Radio 1200 WOAI reports.
Police say the woman walked out of a grassy area into the middle of the road and was hit by the taxi.
The driver told police that it was very dark in the area at the time, and he was blinded by the lights on oncoming traffic.
The victim died at the scene.
No charges are expected against the driver.