Juvenile struck, killed by vehicle while kids run across highway

The Fort Worth Police Department is investigating an unfortunate accident involving an 11-year-old male juvenile.

At around 5:45pm, Fort Worth Fire Department, Police Department, and MedStar EMS were dispatched to a major accident involving a pedestrian on southbound West Loop 820 near Camp Bowie Blvd.

Authorities say a group of three juveniles were attempting to run across the highway when one was struck by a passing vehicle. Paramedics pronounced the 11-year-old male juvenile deceased on the scene.

Lanes of southbound West Loop 820 were closed while Fort Worth police investigated the scene.

Police are investigating the crash.