Arrest in hit-and-run crash that killed man sleeping in car

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles police have arrested a motorist suspected of a hit-and-run crash that killed a man sleeping inside a parked car.

Officials said Monday that Reinaldo Vazquez Jr. ran from the scene of the collision over the weekend in the Pacoima area.

Coroner’s officials say Daniel Hernandez Gayosso died at hospital of his injuries.

The 35-year-old Vazquez was arrested Sunday night. It wasn’t immediately known if he has an attorney.

City News Service reports beer bottles and drug paraphernalia were found inside the suspect’s pickup truck.

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