Jimmy Pedersen Killed in Godley Pedestrian Accident on Texas 171
Godley, Texas (February 21, 2018) – A man was fatally struck by a vehicle in in Godley on Saturday night, February 17, according to a local news source.
According to a report by the Tarrant County Sheriff’s office, the accident occurred at about 10 p.m. in the 13000 block of North Texas 171.
The police said that 40-year-old Jimmy Pedersen had been walking on the road when he was hit by a pickup truck.
The pedestrian sustained major injuries to his upper body.
As per the report, Pedersen died of blunt force trauma to the head, neck, chest and abdomen.
No information regarding the pickup truck driver was provided.
An investigation into the collision is ongoing.
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