Arrest Made in East Providence Hit and Run

The East Providence Police have made an arrest in a hit and run case that took place Tuesday night.

The accident happened near the Riverside Square, shortly before 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. A 10-year-old girl was crossing a busy street when she was hit by a car. The driver of the car took off, but thanks to the help of surveillance video, police were able to catch the man responsible.

Police arrestedLin Wei, of East Providence for leaving the scene of an accident, injury resulting.

The 10-year-old girl was taken to Hasbro, where she is expected to make a full recovery.