DALLAS, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – The Dallas County Sheriff’s Department arrested 18-year-old Angel Daniel Dominguez on the evening of November 9 following a fatal hit-and-run early Monday morning in Dallas that left one pedestrian dead.

At 12:49 a.m. on November 8, Dallas County Sheriffs were dispatched to a major accident on southbound I-35E at the Hwy 67 merge after a pedestrian was struck on the highway. The 32-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.

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The medical examiner is working to positively identify the victim, and his name will not be released until his next of kin are notified.

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After hitting the victim, Dominguez left the scene. Deputies were able to locate his vehicle on Tuesday, and Dominguez was arrested afterwards on a felony charge of Accident Involving Death.

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The felony 2 charge carries a maximum penalty of 20 years in state prison and/or a fine of up to $10,000.

CBSDFW.com Staff