HOMESTEAD (CBSMiami) – A 5-year-old boy was killed by a hit-and-run driver Saturday night.
It happened just after 8:30 p.m. on the 600 block of SW 14 Avenue.READ MORE: Police ID Bodies Of Two Girls Found In Lauderhill Canal, Name Mother Person Of Interest
Homestead police told CBS4 the driver who hit the child drove away. They are now working on getting a description of the car.READ MORE: 2 Of South Florida’s Top Cops React To Miami-Dade Mayor’s White House Visit For Gun Violence Discussion
Police did release surveillance video taken around the time the boy was struck. It shows a white pick up truck towing a U-Haul double-axle trailer. They say the driver of that car is only considered a person of interest at this time.MORE NEWS: Miami Dolphins Team Up With Big Brothers Big Sisters Of Broward For Pride Month Initiative
If you have any information, you are asked to call Homestead police or Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS.