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Suspect in Killeen hit-and-run crash arrested

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Posted at 3:08 PM, Mar 26, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-26 16:13:26-04

KILLEEN, TX — Killeen Police have arrested a suspect in a hit-and-run crash from February.

On Feb. 26, Killeen Police were dispatched to the 1100 block of Old FM 440 Road in reference to a 911 call about a pedestrian hit and run crash.

When officers arrived they located a man lying in the roadway.

He was immediately transported to Baylor Scott & White in critical condition.

The preliminary investigation revealed that the pedestrian was walking in the roadway when a white twotone Ford F250 or 350 pickup truck traveling northbound on Old FM 440 Road struck them and fled the scene.

Through the investigation, Officers with the Killeen Police Department, Traffic Unit, received information from a Crime Stoppers Tip that led to the suspect driver and vehicle.

Norlan Ricardo Perez-Corrales was charged with accident involving serious bodily injury – fail to stop and render aid.

A warrant was issued by Justice of the Peace Bill Cooke and he set his bond at $200,000.

Perez-Corrales is currently incarcerated in the McClennan County Jail.