10-Year-Old Angel Hernandez Dead, Raymond Celaya Detained in Hit-and-Run Pedestrian Crash on Friant Road at Fort Washington Road
FRESNO, CA (June 18, 2021) — Angel Hernandez died in a hit-and-run pedestrian accident on Friant Road at Fort Washington Road Thursday night.
According to police officers, the fatal crash occurred around 10:30 p.m. For unknown reasons, a driver struck 10-year-old Hernandez and failed to stop. Soon after, paramedics transported the child to Valley Children’s Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
The next day, Fresno Police received a tip about the involved vehicle, which brought them to a residence. Subsequently, officers arrested 62-year-old Raymond Celaya.
However, at this time, the case remains under investigation. If anyone has more news to add to this crash, please contact the authorities.
We would like to express our heartfelt sympathies to the family and friends of Angel Hernandez.
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