Two vehicles hit, kill pedestrian in Oak Cliff; both flee from the scene

The Dallas Police Department is investigating a fatality accident that occurred overnight in the 3000 block of Fort Worth Avenue near Westmoreland Road.

At 1:39am, Dallas Police and Fire Rescue responded to the given location for a pedestrian struck by a vehicle.

Authorities say a vehicle was traveling westbound on Fort Worth Avenue when it struck a pedestrian in the roadway. The pedestrian was not in a crosswalk. The driver fled the scene without rendering aid.

As witnesses were attempting to render aid, a second vehicle hit the pedestrian and also fled the scene. This vehicle has been identified as a red Chevy Cruz.

Paramedics responded to the scene and pronounced the victim deceased.

If you have any information regarding this accident, please contact the Dallas Police Department.