Man Charged In Hit-And-Run That Killed Girl, 5

(CBS) – A 35-year-old man has been charged in the hit-and-run death of a five-year-old girl in Michigan City, Ind. earlier this week.

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Marcus R. Scully (Michigan City Police)

Delaney Klewer was walking home from a park with her older sister when she was fatally struck by a vehicle Tuesday evening. The driver fled the scene. Police released a surveillance image of what they believed was the vehicle responsible.

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Delaney Klewer (picture provided to CBS)

Police say Marcus Scully surrendered to authorities Thursday after his attorney contacted police. Scully has been charged with leaving the scene of a fatal accident – a felony.

He was being held in the Laporte County Jail on $15,000 bond, police said.

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