Teen Arrested After Hit-And-Run Accident
A 17-year-old driver was arrested by Miami-Dade Police for his alleged involvement in a hit-and-run crash involving a 14-year-old.
According to the police, the crash occurred at Northeast 167th Street and Northeast 14th Avenue on Monday afternoon. A car was stopped at the intersection to let pedestrians cross the street and a car behind the stopped car tried to go around it and struck 14-year-old Brian Brito as he crossed the street.
A recorded video showed the green Honda Accord’s window smashed in. Bloody clothing was also found at the accident spot.
People who saw the accident happening gave the license tag information to Miami-Dade Police. Officers went to the 17-year-old’s residence but he was not present at home.
On Monday evening, he was arrested and police said that charges are pending.
News Source: www.NBCMiami.com