Man charged with hit-and-run after 13-year-old on bike struck in High Point

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Corner of Centennial and Grimes in High Point (Google)

HIGH POINT, N.C. — A man has been charged after police say he struck a 13-year-old on a bicycle with his vehicle Sunday night in High Point.

Ignacus Deleon is charged with felony hit-and-run.

The accident happened at Centennial Street Grimes Avenue 1274 Stoney Ridge Road around 8:45 p.m.

Police say Deleon struck the child with his minivan. The child, who has not been identified, was transported to Baptist Medical Center with non life threatening injuries.

Deleon is scheduled to be in court Monday.