Woman charged in fatal hit-and-run of teenage boyfriend

Authorities have charged a 25-year-old woman with manslaughter in connection with the fatal hit-and-run of her 17-year-old boyfriend. According to police, Jasmine Diaz ran down

THE BRONX - Authorities have charged a 25-year-old woman with manslaughter in connection with the fatal hit-and-run of her 17-year-old boyfriend.

According to police, Jasmine Diaz ran down Frankie Hernandez several times with her SUV early Thursday morning following an argument. They say she fled the scene and was found at her mother's home.

Cops say Diaz signed a statement admitting that she intentionally struck Hernandez. She has also been charged with leaving the scene of an accident.

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