Suspect in fatal hit and run identified by Granite City police

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GRANITE CITY, IL (KTVI) – A 26-year-old suspect has been identified in a fatal Granite City hit and run accident.  Son Nguyen, 26, of  Madison, Illinois has been arrested for the crash that killed Danny Embrey, 16, and injured Michael Simpson.

The group of three boys was headed to a friend`s house on 14th street to trade video games on Monday night.  A car hit some of the teens  and sped off.

Tuesday morning, police in neighboring Madison found a car with suspicious damage in the 2000 block of 4th street.