Authorities investigate hit-and-run crash in Merced Co

Merced County hit-and-run driver Shirley Smith ((KFSN))

December 14, 2013 12:00:00 AM PST
The highway patrol is investigating a deadly hit-and-run crash in Merced County.

Officers say a 24-year-old man was hit by a pick-up truck while walking near Meadowbrook and Oakland around one this morning.

Investigators identified the driver as 54-year-old Shirley Smith. They arrested her at her Merced home after the crash.

Smith is now booked in jail on felony hit and run charges.