APD police continue searching for suspect
By Chris Agee
According to Azle police reports, a pedestrian died after being struck by a passing vehicle in the 1200 block of State Highway 199.
The Tarrant County Medical Examiner’s Office identified the victim as Donald Buerger, 35, of Azle.
The incident occurred around 2:30 a.m. on Aug. 17 and Buerger was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police received reports of the crash and responded to the location to find a vehicle in the median of the highway and its driver standing nearby.