Richmond man charged in hit-and-run that left 7-year old girl injured

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — A man has been charged with felony hit-and-run after police say he struck a 7-year-old girl with his vehicle and fled the scene Monday evening in Richmond.

The accident occurred at roughly 7:40 p.m. in the 1900 block of Idlewood Avenue. Police say the 7-year-old suffered minor injuries, but was transported to VCU Medical Center for precautionary examination.

On Thursday, police said 20-year-old Quante D. Pollard of the 1500 block of Lakeside Avenue had been arrested and charged with felony hit-and-run.

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