Suspects in fatal hit-and-run crash turn themselves in, Pharr police say

2 months 20 hours 52 minutes ago Saturday, November 26 2022 Nov 26, 2022 November 26, 2022 1:52 PM November 26, 2022 in News - Local

Two teens were arrested Saturday in connection with a fatal hit-and-run crash that occurred on Thanksgiving Day, according to a news release.

Manuel Canchola, 19 and Natalie Monique Carreon, 19, turned themselves in to Pharr police Saturday.

Both teens were arraigned Saturday afternoon in connection with a hit-and-run crash that killed an unidentified 54-year-old man.

Pharr police responded to an auto-pedestrian crash at around 10:14 p.m. near Cage Boulevard and Helmer Street.

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Upon arrival, officers observed a man lying on the roadway. Officers were able to make contact with a witness who said that a small dark-colored passenger car had struck the man. 

The vehicle fled the scene, according to the news release.

Canchola was charged with accident involving death and had his bond set at $100,000. Carreon was charged with failure to report a felony and had her bond set at $20,000. 

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