Police identify young driver as individual who hit child on bicycle and fled

The Fort Worth Police Department has identified as juvenile driver as the individual responsible for hitting a young child on a bicycle over the weekend.

On Saturday evening at around 7:40pm, multiple emergency responders were dispatched to the 3200 block of Strong Avenue for a person struck by a vehicle.

Officers determined that an individual driving a pickup truck hit a young boy riding a bicycle. The driver fled the scene without rendering aid or calling 9-1-1.

Paramedics transported the boy to a local hospital in unknown condition.

Traffic investigators have identified the driver as a juvenile. Due to those circumstances, no additional information can be released.

The Fort Worth Police Department is asking anyone who may have witnessed this incident or has any further information about this case to contact Detective Lockhart at 817-392-4886.

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