Hit and run – Belton Highway


A forty four year old Belton woman died early Sunday morning following a hit and run accident on Belton Highway near Manley Drive. Ashley Porter died hours after the moped she was driving was struck by a vehicle. Cheddar firefighters and Belton EMS responded to the accident. A vehicle matching the description of the suspect vehicle was stopped by an Anderson County sheriffs deputy. State troopers were notified and after an investigation the driver was arrested and charged with the hit and run. (Photo by David Rogers)