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Disabled man killed after getting hit by a car in Ft. Stockton

 

 

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

Poor visibility is getting part of the blame after a disabled man is killed crossing the road in Fort Stockton Tuesday night.  

It happened around 6:30 near Imperial Highway and 18th street.

We're told 72 year old Reyes Fuentes was crossing the highway in a motorized wheelchair when he was hit.

Police say the driver of the vehicle that hit Fuentes was not drinking, and will not be given a ticket or face any charges at this time.

According to reports, the area where the accident happened is poorly lit, and was a contributing factor.

Their investigation continues.    

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