A man reportedly born and raised in Stephenville was struck and killed by a car Sunday night as he attempted to cross US Hwy. 377 on foot.
Buddy Thomas Mills, 32, was pronounced dead at the scene by Judge Shawnee Bass. His body was taken to the Tarrant County Medical Examiner's Office for an autopsy.
Mills had reportedly left a convenience store about 8:30 p.m. to head back to his home located at Shady Oaks when the accident happened, according to DPS spokesman Dub Gillum. He was wearing jeans, a black T-shirt and camouflaged hat.
Mills was struck by a northbound 1996 Nissan Sentra driven by 54-year-old Lane Christopher Davis of Arlington.
Davis was not injured.