- Associated Press - Sunday, October 8, 2017

COVINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Police in Kentucky have arrested a motorist after a 6-year-old boy was fatally struck while riding his bicycle.

Media outlets report the boy was struck Friday by a pickup truck in Covington, Kentucky.

Covington police charged 45-year-old Christopher Wells with leaving the scene of an fatal accident.

Officers located Wells at a nearby shopping center.

Police have not released the boy’s identity and say he was killed instantly. At a vigil on Friday night, the boy’s parents identified him as Eli Kindt.


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