Irish tourist killed in Florida hit-and-run
An Irish tourist has been killed in a hit-and-run crash in Florida in the United States.
The man died after he was hit by a car whilst crossing a street with two friends early on Saturday.
The driver of the vehicle fled the scene. However, a 35-year-old man was later arrested at his home Hollywood, California.
He faces a charge of leaving the scene of an accident causing death.
The Irish Department of Foreign Affairs has confirmed it is aware of the death.