Arrest made in fatal hit-and-run Friday morning - KLTV.com - Tyler, Longview, Jacksonville |ETX News

BREAKING

Arrest made in fatal hit-and-run Friday morning

Police say the victim was struck in an apparent hit-and-run near the intersection of Detroit and Willamont in north Toledo. Police say the victim was struck in an apparent hit-and-run near the intersection of Detroit and Willamont in north Toledo.
Derrick Christopher Gulch (Source: Lucas County Corrections) Derrick Christopher Gulch (Source: Lucas County Corrections)
  • Most ReadMost ReadMore>>

  • Fireball Meteor Lights Up The Sky!

    Fireball Meteor Lights Up The Sky!

    Wednesday, January 17 2018 1:17 PM EST2018-01-17 18:17:16 GMT

    An incredible sight last evening -- A Fireball Meteor streaked across the night sky! Just after 8 PM the USGS confirmed that a Fireball Meteor entered the earth's atmosphere.  This created a tremendous flash of light in the night sky, similar to that of what a bright lightning flash would look like. The American Meteor Society reports this meteor likely entered the earth's atmosphere at 28,000 mph! The USGS also confirms that this exploding meteor over Michigan registered...

    More >>

    An incredible sight last evening -- A Fireball Meteor streaked across the night sky! Just after 8 PM the USGS confirmed that a Fireball Meteor entered the earth's atmosphere.  This created a tremendous flash of light in the night sky, similar to that of what a bright lightning flash would look like. The American Meteor Society reports this meteor likely entered the earth's atmosphere at 28,000 mph! The USGS also confirms that this exploding meteor over Michigan registered...

    More >>
  • TPD looking for man who stole woman's car from grocery store parking lot

    TPD looking for man who stole woman's car from grocery store parking lot

    Wednesday, January 17 2018 1:12 PM EST2018-01-17 18:12:13 GMT
    (Source: WTOL)(Source: WTOL)

    Toledo police are investigating a Tuesday robbery that occurred in a north Toledo grocery store parking lot.

    More >>

    Toledo police are investigating a Tuesday robbery that occurred in a north Toledo grocery store parking lot.

    More >>
  • Man partially paralyzed after shooting at Toledo bar

    Man partially paralyzed after shooting at Toledo bar

    Wednesday, January 17 2018 12:38 PM EST2018-01-17 17:38:41 GMT
    (Source: RNN)(Source: RNN)

    Toledo police are investigating a January 13 shooting that occurred in a north Toledo bar.

    More >>

    Toledo police are investigating a January 13 shooting that occurred in a north Toledo bar.

    More >>
TOLEDO, OH (Toledo News Now) -

Toledo Police say a woman has died after being struck by a vehicle Friday morning in an apparent hit-and-run at Detroit and Willamont in north Toledo.  

When police and fire crews responded to the call around 3:30 a.m., they found Thressa James, 26, of Toledo, laying on the side of the road.

Neighbors say there are no sidewalks in the area and that could be why James was walking in the street.

Accident reconstructionists spent time at the scene Friday.

Toledo Police say they heard from a witness, who was able to describe the vehicle involved in the accident, including the license plate. They were then able to arrest Derrick Christopher Gulch late Friday afternoon in connection to the incident.

Gulch is currently only being charged with leaving the scene of an accident. He will be arraigned in Toledo Municipal Court on Monday.

James was taken to the Lucas County Coroner's Office.

Copyright 2014 Toledo News Now. All rights reserved.

  • BREAKINGArrest made in fatal hit-and-run Friday morningMore>>

  • CONNECT WITH US

    CONNECT WITH US

    LIKE us on Facebook - Follow us on Twitter -  Get Text & Email Alerts - Download our Apps - Send us photos & videoMore >>
    LIKE us on Facebook - Follow us on Twitter -  Get Text & Email Alerts - Download our Apps - Send us photos & videoMore >>
Powered by Frankly