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Man arrested in Apopka hit-and-run

Hilario Perez accused of striking dirt bike rider

APOPKA, Fla. – The man Apopka police say hit another man with his SUV and then left the scene was booked into the Orange County Jail on Monday.

Investigators say Hilario Perez was driving the Toyota 4-Runner that hit a man riding a dirt bike along Old Dixie Highway in Apopka last week.

The man on the bike was seriously injured.

Police say Perez is now facing charges for driving without a license and leaving the scene of an accident.