LAKEPORT, TX – A teen was killed Sunday morning after being struck by a car near Lakeport, reports CBS 19.
Troopers were dispatched to the section of SH-149 southeast of Lakeport after receiving reports of the incident at around 1:30 a.m.
Investigators believe that the 16-year-old pedestrian was crossing an unlit part of the road when he was struck by a southbound vehicle.
Paramedics took the teen at a nearby hospital where he died from his injuries.
Neither the vehicle’s 25-year-old driver or her 17-year-old passenger were hurt in the accident.
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