A 23-year-old man is arrested in connection to a deadly hit-and-run crash reported near the airport back in March.

Tyler Sioco is charged with leaving the scene of an accident with injuries or property damage, reckless driving with injuries, imprudent driving and driving without a valid license.

He allegedly told police he recalled hitting something while driving along East Sunset Boulevard in Tiyan on March 30, adding he thought it was a pothole.

Sioco also allegedly admitted he panicked and was too frightened to turn around.

The victim was pronounced deceased that same evening.