Driver in custody in hit-and-run crash that killed girl

Tampa police have the driver in custody who struck and killed an 11-year-old girl Friday as she rode her bicycle.
 
The crash occurred about 9:50 p.m. at 15th Street and East Osborne Avenue, according to Tampa Police Department.
 
The girl was riding her bicycle on 15th Street as the driver pulled onto the street, police said. The driver struck the girl, dragged her two to three blocks and continued driving.
 
The vehicle was a white panel van. Police said it may be a model from the late 1980s or early 90s.
 
Police are reviewing a grainy video of the van in hopes of determining its license plate number.
 
The suspected vehicle was found overnight by police and a person of interest is in police custody.
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