Man Charged In Hit & Run Death Of Oklahoma Boy

A Durant man is being charged in the death of an Oklahoma boy.

Prosecutors charged Derrick Weaver in connection with the hit and run death of the seven-year-old boy.

Durant police say the boy was hit around noon on Sunday and died of his injuries on the scene.

Police say the seven-year-old was riding his skateboard on his stomach when he rolled down the driveway, into the street where he was run over.

Police alleged Weaver fled the scene and was arrested a short time later.