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A man traveling in his wheelchair Friday morning was struck in Harker Heights, according to media reports.

Harker Heights police responded to the accident on eastbound U.S. Highway 190/Interstate 14 near Knights Way.

Police said a Ford F-250 had begun moving along the service road after stopping at a stop sign.

The vehicle hit the wheelchair, which was traveling west.

The 70-year-old victim was reported to be alert and talking while he was transported to Baylor Scott & White Medical Center in Temple for treatment of his injuries. Neither his name nor his current condition was disclosed.

254-501-7568 | jferraro@kdhnews.com

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