A Fort Worth man operating his wheelchair on a city street was killed Saturday night when he was struck by a hit-and-run driver, police said.
The victim, identified as Kurt Wheeler, 56, died at Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth shortly after.
Police responded at about 9:30 p.m. in the 4100 block of East Lancaster Avenue.
Witnesses told police that Wheeler was in a traffic lane when he was hit.
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Police continued their search Sunday for the driver.