November 9, 2014- A hit-and-run accident ends in fatality for a 3 year old girl, in Tulare County. The car collision took place in Porterville, on Sunday, at approximately 6 PM.
The toddler girl and two other children were near an ice cream truck, on Tyler Avenue and South Conner Street. A white car struck the kids, pinning them against the truck.
The sedan then backed up and drove off. The driver was found hiding in a nearby backyard by the police. He is said to be between the ages of 18 and 35 years of age.
The 3 year old died a short time later at Kaweah Delta Medical Center, in Visalia. The two other kids and an ice cream truck vendor were injured and taken to a local hospital for treatment.