Pennsylvania man killed in hit-and-run crash in Florida
Jun. 18, 2017
ORMOND BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man died after a hit-and-run crash in Florida.
Ormond Beach Police spokesman Keith Walker told The Daytona Beach News-Journal (http://bit.ly/2tgLt6K ) that surveillance video showed an SUV hitting 63-year-old Charles J. Bofinger of Pittsburgh as he crossed a street late Friday.
Bofinger died at a hospital.
While searching for the vehicle, police received a call from a man saying his girlfriend had been in a car crash. Officers found her SUV with its hood dented and windshield shattered.
Twenty-five-year-old Jessica Struthers of Ormond Beach was charged with driving under the influence causing death and leaving the scene of a fatal crash. A police report said her blood alcohol level was 0.105, above the 0.08 legal limit.
Struthers was held Sunday on $57,500 bond. Volusia County jail records didn't show whether she had an attorney.
Information from: Daytona Beach (Fla.) News-Journal, http://www.news-journalonline.com