The man arrested in a fatal hit and run in Oakland was identified today as Osvaldo Urzua. At a news conference police said he´s being held for investigation of hit and run and vehicular manslaughter.
Yesterday, one of the five children run down in a crosswalk on their way to school died from her injuries. The children and the mother of three of them were hit Tuesday morning by a vintage Mustang.
Urzua allegedly took the car without permission from the people he was staying with. Police found the car a short distance away. The driver had fled. Urzua was arrested yesterday after witnesses helped police locate him.