BREAKING: Man arrested following hit-and-run death on Weaver Road

Published: Aug. 5, 2015 at 8:33 PM CDT|Updated: Oct. 4, 2015 at 8:33 PM CDT
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LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - A 27-year-old man was killed in a hit-and-run around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday, Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office authorities said.

Jeremy Daniels was walking on the side of Weaver Road, near Ham Reid Road, when he was struck and killed, Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Kim Myers said. Daniels died at the scene of the accident.

Grant T. Henning, 19, of Lake Charles, was arrested on one count of felony hit-and-run, Myers said. Judge Sharon Wilson set bond at $20,000.

Henning was traveling southbound on Weaver Road when he struck Daniels, Myers said. Henning fled the scene in his truck and failed to render aid, Myers said.

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