Handicapped man in wheelchair fatally struck by vehicle in south Dallas

The Dallas Police Department responded to a major accident involving a handicapped pedestrian Saturday evening in the 1600 block of Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd near Holmes Street.

A handicapped man was in his wheelchair stopped in a lane of travel when a vehicle struck him.

The handicapped man was transported to the hospital, but died as a result of his injuries.

It is unknown if the driver stopped to render aid.