Police identify local man whom car struck, killed

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BELTON, Texas (KWTX) A man who died at a local hospital after a car struck him early Friday as he attempted to cross a busy intersection in Belton was identified Friday afternoon as Kenneth Ferrell, 75, of Belton.

Ferrell was struck by a Chevrolet HHR as he attempted to cross East 13th Avenue at North Beal Street just after 7 a.m. Friday.

The driver of the eastbound car evidently didn’t see him.

Ferrell was taken to Scott & White Medical Center where he was pronounced dead, authorities said.

The car’s driver wasn’t hurt.