Teen killed in San Benito autoped accident

A San Benito teen was killed in an auto-pedestrian accident Thursday evening.

Police said the accident happened on Robertson and Diaz Street around 7:30 p.m.

The 15-year-old was crossing the street when a 67-year-old man struck her from the side.

The teen was immediately transported to a Harlingen hospital, but she died upon arrival.

According to police, the driver stayed at the scene to render aid.

The victim TMs identity has not been release.

Action 4 News will provide more information as new details become available.