UPDATE: Deadly hit-and-run suspect arrested

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McGregor Police say a suspect in the hit-and-run crash which killed a man on June 6 has been arrested. 

Police Chief James Burson says 23-year-old Bailey Carlson is from Belton. She is being booked into the Bell County Jail. 

The crash killed 26-year-old Kayn Kemp as he walked to work.

Burson says Carlson claims she thought she hit a mailbox. When she saw news coverage of the incident, she says she realized what happened.

He says her 2005 Ford F-150 has been impounded and has significant damage.

The video below comes from a local smoke shop in the area shows the pickup driving by minutes after the crash. The passenger’s side headlight is out.

For more information, you can view our previous story here.

Source: McGregor Police Department

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