Ft. Bend authorities looking for person of interest in hit and run

UPDATE: Fort Bend County Officials have detained the hit and run suspect, Angela Smith.

UPDATE: Officials have now find the gray Nissan Altima identified in the hit and run.

UPDATE: The Fort Bend County Sheriff's office has identified a person of interest in this hit and run case. The car has a Texas license plate CZC1436 and driven by Angela Smith, who is 39 years old. If you see this car, call 911.

ORIGINAL: The Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office is looking for a hit-and-run driver, after an eight-year old girl was critically injured near Hodges Bend Middle School.

Investigators say the child was in the crosswalk with two siblings around 7:45 last night when the driver swerved around another vehicle and ran a stop sign. The driver reportedly stopped about a block away, but then drove off.

The child was airlifted to the hospital in critical condition.

Officials said they are searching the area for an "older dark gray Nissan Altima with damage to its windshield." The sheriff's office also posted surveillance pictures of the car.

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