HENDERSON, Texas (KETK) – One person is in custody after a 14-year-old was killed after being struck by a truck Friday night in Henderson.
Henderson police said they responded to a pedestrian crash around 11 p.m. on West Main Street. The truck suspected to be involved in the crash was seen on surveillance footage obtained by authorities.
The white flatbed truck with a brush guard is believed to have struck a 14-year-old boy and fled. Officials said the teenager was pronounced dead at the scene.
After their arrest, the suspect was booked into Rusk County Jail.
Anyone with information in the case is asked to contact the Henderson Police Department at 903-657-3512.