Truck driven by teenager hits, kills Central Texas man

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GATESVILLE, Texas (KWTX) Police were investigating Monday after a Gatesville man was struck and killed by a truck driven by a teenager as he walked along the shoulder of an area road.

The accident occurred just after 6:30 p.m. Sunday in the 100 block of FM 116, just south of U.S. Highway 84.

The 17-year-old was driving north on FM 116 when his truck drifted onto the shoulder of the road and struck John William Gregory, 53, of Gatesville, police said Monday

Gregory died at the scene.

No charges have been filed, police said.