MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A Miami judge set bond for a man accused in the fatal hit-run death of a Miami bicyclist.
The driver, identified as George Luis Amparo, turned himself in to authorities after fleeing the scene of the crash.READ MORE: Martin Luther King Jr. Legacy Honored With Parades, Unity March
Amparo is charged with leaving the scene of a deadly crash.
Bond was set at $10,000.READ MORE: Full 'Wolf Moon' Happening On A Chilly Night In South Florida
The fatal crash happened Monday morning at around 6:45 a.m. along NW 12th Avenue near NW 51st Street in Miami.
Police said the bicyclist, who appeared to be in his 40s, was taken to Jackson Memorial Hospital’s Ryder Trauma Center where he died.MORE NEWS: 13-Bedroom Home Gifted To Florida Family Raising 15 Kids
Miami PD said Amparo came to the station accompanied by family at 1 p.m. to turn himself in.