Man Arrested in Connection to Fatal Hit-and-Run Crash in Fresno

Booking photo of 23-year-old Kong Vang. Photo: Fresno Police Department


FRESNO CA (KMJ) — A man has been arrested in connection to a deadly hit-and-run crash on July 10th in Fresno.

Police were called about a man that was hit around 11:50 p.m. on W. Shields Ave. near N. West Ave.

The driver did not stay at the scene and a second vehicle hit the man.

The driver of the second vehicle stayed with the victim who was pronounced dead.

Over the weekend, police got a Crime Stoppers tip about where the truck involved may be parked.

Undercover officers were watching the truck Thursday and saw a man get in.

Police arrested 23-year-old Kong Vang and booked him into the Fresno County Jail.