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Arrest made in hit-and-run that killed toddler

The Mississippi Highway Patrol arrested Andrew Graham Winstead, 25, a driver who allegedly left...
The Mississippi Highway Patrol arrested Andrew Graham Winstead, 25, a driver who allegedly left the scene of a crash that killed a 2-year-old child.(Neshoba County Sheriff's Dept.)
Published: Apr. 30, 2021 at 5:37 PM CDT
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PHILADELPHIA, Miss. (WTOK) - The Mississippi Highway Patrol has arrested a suspect in the death of a 2-year-old who was killed in a hit-and-run collision on Highway 492 Thursday night.

Andrew Graham Winstead, 25, was arrested in Philadelphia Thursday. He was being held on $75,000 bond. Winstead was charged with leaving the scene of a wreck with injuries.

Newscenter 11 learned Winstead was released on bond Sunday.

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(The original story posted appears below.)

A 2-year-old was killed in a hit-and-run collision on Highway 492 Thursday night. Neshoba County Sheriff Eric Clark says the Union Police Department received a 911 call at 8:46 p.m.

Clark says the crash happened near the Neshoba-Newton County line. No other information has been released at this time.

The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation is handling the case.

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