Teenager arrested for hit and run involving a bicyclist
A teenager has been arrested and charged with hitting a bicyclist and fleeing the scene of the accident.
The Paducah Police Department says on June 13, officers were called to the 3300 block of Irvin Cobb Drive for an accident.
Officers found a man lying in the road next to his bicycle. Witness said that the man was riding his bike across Irvin Cobb Drive when he was hit by a dark colored Pontiac Grand Prix. The car had left the scene after hitting the bicyclist.
Detectives looked over surveillance video in the area and found that the driver had used an ATM just before the crash. Video from the ATM and transaction records led detectives to the home of 19-year-old De’landra Stubblefield.
Stubblefield admitted to hitting the bicyclist with her mother’s car. She was taken to the McCracken County Jail. She has been charged with leaving the scene of and accident – failure to render aid or assistance.