Person refilling car with gas along 121 in Grapevine struck and killed by passing vehicle
Grapevine police say a person refilling a car with gas along Highway 121 in Grapevine was struck and killed by a passing vehicle earlier this morning.
At around 6:15am, a vehicle taking the exit to Glade Road from southbound 121 struck a man standing at the exit ramp. The driver stopped at the scene and called 9-1-1.
Grapevine Engine 3, Medic 3, Engine 4, and PD responded to the scene. EMS transported the victim to the hospital, but he died.
A witness says the victim had run out of gas and was refilling the tank when he was struck. Police have since learned the victim was driving a stolen vehicle. He did not have any identification on him.
The driver of the vehicle is not facing any charges.
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