Archive | June 2019

KPD Investigates a Hit Run Pedestrian Crash on Becker

Officers responded to the 1600 block of Becker Drive at approximately 10:55 p.m., on Saturday, June 1, 2019, after receiving a 911 call that a pedestrian had been hit by a vehicle.  Upon the officers’ arrival, they located a white male lying in the roadway.  He was immediately airlifted to Baylor Scott and White in Temple with life threatening injuries.

The preliminary investigation revealed that the pedestrian was traveling northbound on Becker Drive with his bicycle and trailer.  An unknown SUV, dark in color, also traveling northbound on Becker Drive, struck the pedestrian.  The suspect vehicle fled the scene.

The Killeen Police Department Traffic Unit are asking anyone who may have information about the suspect vehicle involved in this Hit and Run crash to contact Crime Stoppers at 254- 526- TIPS (8477) or go online at www.bellcountycrimestoppers.com.  You can also give an anonymous tip by downloading the P3tips app for IOS and Android.  All information is confidential and if your tip leads to the arrest of the person(s) responsible for this Hit and Run, you could be eligible for a reward up to $1,000 in cash.

The Killeen Police Department Traffic Unit continues to investigate this Hit and Run Crash and information will be released as it becomes available.

Ofelia Miramontez
Public Affairs
Killeen Police Department