- Associated Press - Tuesday, January 17, 2017

ROLESVILLE, N.C. (AP) - A 7-year-old boy has died after he was struck by a hit-and-run driver in Franklin County.

Local media outlets reported the crash happened shortly before 9 p.m. Monday near Rolesville.

Officials told WNCN-TV (https://bit.ly/2k12Ebn) that Ronnie Tanner Vick of Youngsville died at the scene.

The North Carolina Highway Patrol say the driver left the scene but was found a short time later. Charges are pending against the driver.

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