NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Authorities charged a New Jersey man with vehicular homicide in a hit-and-run crash that left an Ohio man dead.
Jarell Patterson, 30, of Union, New Jersey, struck Ray Horace, 43, of Youngstown, Ohio, as Horace exited his parked vehicle in Newark on Saturday, the Essex Couty prosecutor said.READ MORE: Gov. Tom Wolf Visits East Liberty To Promote Affordable Health Care
According to authorities, Patterson kept driving and was eventually stopped by Hillside police.READ MORE: President Joe Biden Pleads With States To Use COVID-19 Relief Money To Pay People To Get Vaccinated
Patterson was being held at the Essex County Correctional Facility pending a court appearance. It could not be determined if he had retained a lawyer.MORE NEWS: Eviction Moratorium Update: Without An Extension, What Happens To Renters After July 31?
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