FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – Fort Worth police are investigating a deadly hit-and-run accident that killed an 8-year-old girl Friday.READ MORE: Fourth Stimulus Check: Will You See Another Relief Payment?
Police say officers responded to the 1500 block of Barron Lane at about 2:15 p.m. due to a hit-and-run accident.
According to police, responding officers discovered that an 8-year-old girl was hit by a black Dodge Charger while she was riding a scooter on the roadway.READ MORE: University Park Police Make Second Arrest In Man's Murder
Police say the vehicle did not stop to render aid and fled the location.
The 8-year-old girl was transported to a hospital where she was pronounced dead.
The Tarrant County Medical Examiner identified the girl as Aja Hill.MORE NEWS: Cat Rescued From Busy Fort Worth Freeway Gets Unique Name
Police say the suspect vehicle was located and is under custody. Detectives are in the process of talking to the owner.