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HARLINGEN, Texas (ValleyCentral) — Police have arrested a man they say fled the scene of a crash where his infant son died in the vehicle he was driving.

According to a release, police attempted to stop a white car in Harlingen and the driver then attempted to evade authorities on Saturday night.

The driver lost control of the vehicle and crashed at 1300 South Commerce Street in Harlingen.

The man fled from the scene, leaving behind a severely injured baby boy, according to the release.

Jeremy Rodriguez, 21, is charged with murder (photo: Harlingen Police Department)

Emergency authorities transported the child to a local hospital where the boy was pronounced dead.

The identity of the child is not being released at this time.

The driver fled the scene but was later arrested by Harlingen police.

Jeremy Daniel Rodriguez, 21, is charged with murder, evading arrest, and unlawful carrying of a firearm. His total bond for these charges is $940 thousand.

This investigation is ongoing.