Police arrest teen in connection to deadly hit-and-run in Gilbert

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A 73-year-old man has died after being hit by a teenager that fled the scene.
 
Gilbert Police say the accident happened near Higley Road and Ocotillo overnight. 
 
Officers say the victim; 73-year-old Calvin Ray Sapp was hit a by 17-year-old driver. 
 
Gilbert Fire crews responded but were unable to save Sapp; he was pronounced dead at the scene.

The teen allegedly fled the scene.

An off-duty Phoenix Police officer saw the crash and took down a description that led authorities to find it nearby with front end damage. 
 
The teen is expected to face several charges from the accident.
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