Harlingen Police search for driver in hit and run accident

Hit and run accident off Filmore Avenue and A Street

A 35-year-old man is behind bars after crashing his SUV into pickup truck and then fleeing the scene.

Harlingen police arrested the man minutes after the Monday morning accident.

Investigators told Action 4 News that officers were called out to Filmore Avenue and A Street around 8 a.m. Monday.

No major injuries were reported but the suspect fled the scene in his SUV.

Officers found the SUV parked in the suspect's carport about 30 minutes later.

The 35-year-old driver is behind bars and facing criminal charges for fleeing the scene.