The driver of the vehicle that struck and killed a Merced 3-year-old was arrested on Tuesday night.
Issac Maldonado, 22, of Livingston, was booked into Merced County Jail on suspicion of felony hit-and-run and vehicular manslaughter.
Dayveonna Polk died on Tuesday morning, a day after she was struck by a Honda Accord while crossing 18th Street with her mother and siblings.
Tuesday night at 9 p.m., Maldonado was arrested and the Accord police believe was involved in the incident was recovered.
We’ll have more on this breaking story as information becomes available.