Police: 4-year-old boy killed in hit-and-run at Detroit gas station

Driver later turns himself in, authorities say

4-year-old boy killed in hit-and-run on Detroit's east side
4-year-old boy killed in hit-and-run on Detroit's east side

DETROIT – A 4-year-old boy has died after being hit by a vehicle at a gas station on Detroit’s east side.

According to police, the young boy was fatally hit by a vehicle at a gas station near Seven Mile Road and Hoover Street.

Update: Man charged in fatal hit-and-run that killed 4-year-old in Detroit

Authorities said the driver initially fled then scene, but later turned himself in to police.

No other details have been released at this time.

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