Teenager taken to local hospital following hit and run in Temple
TEMPLE, Texas (KWTX) - A 14-year-old was sent to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries following a hit and run on Friday.
Officers responded at around 8:30 p.m. Friday to a hit and run in the 3400 block of S 31st Street. Upon arrival, a witness on scene advised she observed a white SUV strike a 14-year-old male and leave the scene.
Shortly after officers observed the suspected driver, 61-year-old Dorothy Boone, return to the scene.
As officers spoke to Boone, officers smelled a strong odor of alcoholic beverages coming from her breath.
After an investigation Dorothy was taken into custody and transported to Bell County Jail.
The victim was transported to Baylor Scott & White Children’s Hospital.
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