The Washington Court House Police Department is reporting the death of a young girl who was riding her bicycle when she was struck by a motor vehicle, that saw the driver flee the scene on foot.
Police officers say they were called to the crash scene in the 900 block of Delaware Street, at approximately 8:39pm Saturday, August 29th.
Alexis Pollock, an 8th grader at Washington CH Schools, was taken to Fayette County Memorial Hospital where she later died from their injuries.
The offender has been identified as 53-year-old Charles Scerba of Washington CH, who has been located and arrested. Charges listed in the report indicate Scerba is being held for Aggravated Vehicular Homicide.