Teen arrested after hit-and-run pedestrian accident

A 16-year-old boy was arrested after a hit-and-run pedestrian accident on East Michigan Ave.

The accident occurred on the 500 block of the roadway as the 16-year-old teen was driving a Cadillac down the roadway and struck the 53-year-old pedestrian.

Police officers caught up with the teen on North Prospect Street and he told police that he did not know that he had hit a person. There was a passenger in the vehicle at the time. They detained the young driver until he was later released to a parent.

The victim suffered from non-life threatening injuries and charges are still pending at this time awaiting the investigation of the incident.

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