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Driver arrested, charged after fatal hit-and-run

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HOUSTON – A driver was arrested and charged after leaving the scene when he fatally struck a man Saturday, police said.

The incident was reported at 3:25 a.m. at 9900 North Freeway service road.

Police said Ricardo Segovia, 24, was driving a purple Mercedes C320 north when he struck the 27-year-old man, who was walking in a moving lane of traffic. Police said Segovia left the scene.

Police said a witness called 911 and followed Segovia to a McDonald's parking lot and then to a home in the 14000 block of Stoneshire Street.

Police arrested Segovia at the home. He was charged with failure to stop and render aid and driving while intoxicated.