FORT WORTH – On April 16, 2023, a male pedestrian was critically injured in a hit-and-run accident in Fort Worth, Texas. The incident took place at around 5:30 p.m. near the intersection of East Berry Street and Candace Court, as reported by the Fort Worth Police Department. The man was crossing East Berry Street between the intersections when he was hit by a vehicle. He was transported to JPS in critical condition. The driver of the vehicle initially fled the scene but was later apprehended and arrested by the police. The Fort Worth Police Department is investigating the accident.
This unfortunate incident serves as a heartbreaking reminder of the crucial importance of road safety and the responsibility of all drivers to remain alert while driving. It also underscores the devastating consequences that can arise from car accidents, not only for the individuals involved but also for their families.
As a community, it is imperative that we prioritize road safety and make efforts to ensure that everyone can travel safely. This involves adhering to traffic laws, avoiding distractions while driving, and taking necessary precautions to safeguard ourselves and others on the road.
Our deepest sympathies and condolences are with the family and loved ones of the woman who lost her life in this tragic accident. We also extend our heartfelt wishes for the complete and swift recovery of the injured child. May this unfortunate incident prompt us to reflect on the importance of road safety and inspire us to work collectively toward making our roads safer for all.