A pedestrian died from injuries he sustained when he tried to cross the highway and was struck by a passing vehicle in Fort Worth early Friday, according to police.
A small car struck the pedestrian about 5:15 a.m. in the southbound lanes of the 2300 block of U.S. 287 near South Riverside Drive near downtown Fort Worth, according to a Fort Worth police call log.
The man died on the scene, according to emergency medical personnel.
Police said the driver of the car remained to answer questions.
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Police were still investigating early Friday.