Michael Watkins was from Cross Hands area
The pedestrian killed on the A48 early yesterday morning has been named as 35-year-old Michael Watkins, from Cross Hands.
The incident involved a heavy goods vehicle on the eastbound carriageway of the A48 before the Cwmgwili junction.
Officers are continuing to appeal for witnesses to the collision that happened around 1.22am.
If anyone has any information or may have seen a man walking along the A48 at the relevant time, please contact Carmarthenshire Roads Policing Unit on 101, quoting police reference DPP-20190224-034.