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.