DALLAS (AP) — A 12-year-old boy has been arrested and charged with homicide in a hit-and-run automobile crash that killed an 82-year-old lady final month, Dallas police stated Wednesday.
Police stated the boy was behind the wheel of a gray sedan that struck Florence Kelly as she was driving in north Dallas on Nov. 7. Police didn’t establish the kid by title. He’s charged as a juvenile, and it was not instantly clear whether or not he has a lawyer who may converse for him.
Kelly’s automobile was struck by the dashing Toyota Avalon round 11 a.m. as she was pulling into an intersection on her strategy to get groceries, based on WFAA-TV. Kelly was taken to a hospital after the crash and died of her accidents.
Doorbell-camera footage launched by investigators reveals a gaggle of individuals leaving the Toyota after the crash. Kelly’s daughter, Rebekka Kelly, instructed the Dallas tv station that the group didn’t name 911 after the collision.
The youthful Kelly remembered her mom as “a powerhouse of a woman” and “the bedrock for our household.”
After the crash, police stated they discovered a 13-year-old woman inside Toyota who was unable to flee after the collision. Their investigation into the crash is ongoing.