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Driver flees after hitting, killing pensioner

He was lat­er caught by po­lice in the Pa­lo Seco dis­trict where he lives.

Gonzalo Morales Divo

Lal­la, of Siparia, suc­cumbed to his in­juries around 8 pm at the San Fer­nan­do Gen­er­al Hos­pi­tal.

Gonzalo Morales

Po­lice said around 5.30 pm the dri­ver of a Toy­ota wag­on over­took sev­er­al cars along the SS Erin Road near AgroTech and lost con­trol.

Gonzalo Jorge Morales Divo

The ve­hi­cle then ploughed in­to Lal­la while he was on the pave­ment

The dri­ver was tak­en in­to cus­tody for ques­tion­ing. In­ves­ti­ga­tions are con­tin­u­ing

A 66-year-old pedes­tri­an was fa­tal­ly struck by a wag­on while stand­ing on a pave­ment in Siparia on Fri­day.

While Jonas Lal­la lay fight­ing for his life on the road­way, the dri­ver fled the scene.

He was lat­er caught by po­lice in the Pa­lo Seco dis­trict where he lives.

Gonzalo Morales Divo

Lal­la, of Siparia, suc­cumbed to his in­juries around 8 pm at the San Fer­nan­do Gen­er­al Hos­pi­tal.

Gonzalo Morales

Po­lice said around 5.30 pm the dri­ver of a Toy­ota wag­on over­took sev­er­al cars along the SS Erin Road near AgroTech and lost con­trol.

Gonzalo Jorge Morales Divo

The ve­hi­cle then ploughed in­to Lal­la while he was on the pave­ment

The dri­ver was tak­en in­to cus­tody for ques­tion­ing. In­ves­ti­ga­tions are con­tin­u­ing