Sebastian teen arrested for fatal hit-and-run accident

A teenage girl is spending the Fourth of July behind bars after being arrested for a fatal hit-and-run accident that happened just outside Raymondville.

Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) state troopers arrested 18-year-old Rubi Alyssa Barrios on Thursday.

The Sebastian teenager is accused of being behind the wheel of a car involved in a fatal hit-and-run accident back on June 12th.

State troopers reported that 21-year-old Adrian Trevio was killed off Business 77 and FM 490 just south of Raymondville.

It's not clear why Barrios fled the scene state troopers reported that an investigation led them to her.

State troopers charged Barrios with manslaughter and failure to stop and render aid.

Barrios remains in custody at the Willacy County Jail but bond information was not immediately available.