FORT WORTH, TX – Police in Fort Worth said an elderly pedestrian was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver Friday night.

According to NBC DFW, 75-year-old Juan Garcia was crossing at the intersection of Vaughn Boulevard and Avenue H at about 9:50 p.m. when he was hit by a vehicle. Garcia was pronounced dead at the scene. Investigators said he had the right of way as he was walking.

The driver fled the scene without stopping and was last seen headed north on Vaughn Boulevard. Anyone with information regarding the incident was asked to contact Fort Worth police.

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