Monday afternoon police continued to search for the driver of a pickup truck that struck and killed a man riding a scooter Sunday. Now, it appears they have arrested a suspect.
Local10.com reports that the crash occurred at about 3:45 a.m. when the dark-colored pickup truck struck the scooter driver near Krome Avenue ad Southwest 14th Street.
The Miami-Dade Police Department has announced the arrest of a driver wanted in connection to the fatal hit-and-run of a mini scooter rider. https://t.co/I0t960Zj1c
— CBS4 Miami (@CBSMiami)
September 21, 2021
Instead of stopping at the scene of the crash, as required by Florida law, the pickup driver fled, leaving the 36-year-old male victim to die.
Investigators have now reportedly arrested a local motorist in connection with the tragedy.
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