UPDATE 1 p.m.
The Belton Police Department has released the name of the man who was struck and killed by a car this morning at 13th and Beal. The man is Kenneth Ferrell, 75, of Belton. He was struck by a silver Chevy HHR as he tried to cross the street at about 7:06 a.m.
A man who was struck by a car this morning at the intersection of 13th and Beal has been pronounced dead at Scott & White Hospital.
The accident occurred at about 7:06 a.m. as the man was attempting to cross 13th Street. Westbound traffic stopped for him but the driver of a car traveling eastbound did not see the man and hit him.
The name of the deceased is being withheld until next of kin is notified.