Man arrested in hit-and-run of little boy in Kiryas Joel

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Sunday, December 24, 2017

KIRYAS JOEL, New York (WABC) -- There are new details in a hit-and-run crash in the Village of Kiryas Joel that happened more than a year ago.

State police have arrested 24-year-old Yudah Zimmerman.

He's facing charges for leaving the scene of an accident and endangering the welfare of a child.

Police believe Zimmerman fled after hitting an 8-year-old boy with his car on November 9, 2016.

The boy was taken to the hospital and suffered serious injuries.