EDINBURG, Texas (ValleyCentral) — The arraignment is set for a man arrested in a hit and run in August 2021.
On Monday afternoon Carlos Rodriguez Santiago will go before a judge for a hit and run crash that killed an 18-year-old woman.
The incident happened on north Alamo Road in Edinburg in August. DPS said Rodriguez-Santiago hit two women while they were outside their vehicle pumping gas.
Officials said Rodriguez-Santiago then drove off. One of the women who died was pregnant, doctors at the hospital were not able to save the baby. The other woman survived the crash.
Santiago is being charged with tampering with evidence and failing to stop and render aid.