Arrest made in deadly Hunting Park hit-and-run

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Thursday, July 2, 2015

HUNTING PARK (WPVI) -- Police have made an arrest in a deadly hit-and-run crash in Philadelphia's Hunting Park section.

33-year-old Raymond Wands turned himself in Wednesday.

Back on June 22nd, the victim - 55-year-old Julio Torres was struck while riding his bike in the 600 block of Erie Avenue.

He later died from his injuries.

Police say Wands was behind the wheel of a red pickup, driving under the influence, and fled the scene after the crash.

He's charged with vehicular homicide, manslaughter and DUI.