Pedestrian fatally struck by vehicle on W. Loop 820 in Fort Worth

Fort Worth Police, Fire, and MedStar EMS all responded to a pedestrian struck by a vehicle last night around 9:30PM along the W. Loop 820 near Chapin Road in west Fort Worth.

Dispatched information indicated a person was struck by a vehicle. Emergency personnel pronounced one person deceased on the scene.

“It does not appear that criminal charges will be filed and the driver involved did call 9-1-1 and stop after the accident.” – FWPD

Lanes of the highway were shut down while police investigated the scene.

The victim has been identified as a 47-year-old man.