PALM HARBOR, FL – An impaired driver fled the scene after fatally colliding with a pedestrian on S US 19 Saturday, according to WFLA.
Cheddy Herland Lewis, 33, hit the pedestrian, a 40-year-old male, as he was running across the highway sometime Saturday morning.
Officers located Lewis sometime later at Alderman Road and Belcher Road. Police arrested Lewis on a charge of DUI. Other charges are pending.
The Pinellas County wrongful death lawyers at Kemp, Ruge and Green are here to fight for your rights in court if you have a loved one who has died in a crash caused by a hit-and-run or drunk driver. Schedule a free consultation with us to review your case online or phone at 727-847-4878.
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