Police make arrest in hit-and-run that killed 1, injured others in Tacony

- Philadelphia Police make an arrest in reference to the fatal hit-and-run crash on Torresdale Avenue that occurred December 13.

Police say 30-year-old Agness Lawless was arrested and charged with Homicide by Vehicle-DUI, among other charges.

The crash occurred on Torresdale Avenue around 12:30 a.m. Wednesday, December 13, 2017.

Police say a backseat passenger was ejected about 30 feet (9 meters) from the vehicle and was pronounced dead at a hospital. The driver and a passenger were injured.

Police say Lawless was the driver of the other vehicle. They say she had a serious head injury and was bleeding when she fled on foot with a male passenger.

The Associated Press contributed to this article.

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