HARRIS COUNTY, Texas -– A 15-year-old boy was struck and killed by a truck as he tried to cross a dark stretch of road in north Harris County on Monday night, deputies said.
It was just after 10:30 p.m. when Harris County Pct. 4 deputies were called to the 21700 block of Aldine Westfield near Mesquite Ridge.
Deputies said the accident happened as a group of teenagers crossed the road. Apparently two boys were struck. One of them was pronounced dead at the scene while the other was sent to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Deputies said the driver who struck them stopped to talk with officials.
No charges were immediately filed in the case.