Fort worth accident: The Fort Worth Police Department seeks public support in connection with a fatal investigation. Police say the incident happened just after 2 a.m. on Sunday on the 1300 block of Interstate 20 between McCart Avenue and James Avenue. Police said a man, a woman and a 12-year-old girl were involved in a single car accident on the road. After the accident, the three of them were running across the right shoulder of the road for help, police said.
According to police, as they were walking on their shoulders, an unknown vehicle hit the three of them and fled the scene immediately without stopping to provide help or wait for the police. The man and girl were taken to a local hospital, police said. Police said the woman, who was identified as Bella Isabel Vasquez, 20, was pronounced dead at the scene. The girl who was identified as Allison Zarate later died
The Fort Worth Police Department is asking anyone who witnessed this incident or has information about the accident to contact Traffic Investigation Detective Carter at 817-392-4885. Anonymous advice can be provided by contacting Tarrant County Crime Stoppers at 817-469-8477.
Editor’s note: Police originally said that three women were involved, but later said it was a woman, a 12-year-old girl and a man that were involved in the accident.