News: Police arrest driver in connection to deadly hit-and-run on S. Federal Hwy.

BROWARD CO., FL – The driver of a vehicle involved in a deadly hit-and-run in Fort Lauderdale on Wednesday was taken into custody on Thursday.

According to NBC Miami, the crash occurred at about 1 a.m. in the southbound lanes of the South Federal Highway near Southeast 6th Street.

Investigators say 34-year-old Stephen Sherburne’s black 2022 Ford Edge rear-ended the motorcycle. The unidentified rider was thrown from the bike and died a t the scene a short time later.

Sherburne is currently facing a number of charges including, failure to remain at the scene of a crash involving death, leaving the scene of a crash involving property damage and tampering with physical evidence.

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