FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – A Fort Worth Police officer was involved in a deadly auto-pedestrian accident Friday night.
The officer was in a patrol car when the officer hit the man in the 2800 block of Hemphill Street near Berry Street around 7:30 p.m.READ MORE: North Texas Task Force Recovers 30+ Missing Children During Month-Long Operation
Police say the officer stopped and tried to help but the victim died at the scene.READ MORE: Fort Worth ISD Partners With Texas Health Resources Offering COVID Vaccine To All Employees
Police have not released any details on the victim.
The Fort Worth Police Traffic Investigations Unit is working the case.MORE NEWS: Teen Arrested After Innocent Driver Is Killed When Grand Prairie PD Chase Ends With Crash In Dallas
As of 10:15 p.m. Friday, traffic was blocked in both directions on Hemphill between West Capps and West Lowden.