Woman arrested in fatal crash that killed 7-year-old in Miami

MIAMI (WSVN) - Police have made an arrest in the case of a deadly crash that claimed the life of a child in Miami nearly a year after it happened.

Melissa Vasquez, 24, turned herself in on Wednesday.

Police said she collided with another driver at the intersection of Bird Road and Southwest 92nd Avenue, July 11.

That victim of the fatal crash was 7-year-old Christian Thomas.

The impact also injured five others.

Vasquez was charged with one count of vehicular homicide and three counts of reckless driving with serious bodily injury.

She faced a judge on Thursday morning and was given a $30,000 bond.

Vasquez was also ordered to house arrest with a GPS monitor and was given a no drive order.

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