A Huntsville man has been arrested and charged with manslaughter after a fatal hit-and-run bicycle accident occurred.
According to Alabama State Patrol, a 6-year-old boy was traveling on Kinsale Drive around 8 p.m. when he was struck by a car. The driver of the car failed to stop and continued driving.
The victim was transported to the hospital by helicopter, but he was later pronounced dead due to injuries sustained in the crash. A 19-year-old was later arrested at his home and charged with manslaughter and leaving the scene of the accident.
Our thoughts are with the friends and family of the victim at this time.