Le Roy man accused of being involved in fatal pedestrian accident in Rochester
A 26-year-old Le Roy resident is accused of leaving the scene of a fatal accident in Rochester, the Democrat & Chronicle reports.
Matthew Norstrand is facing a felony charge charged of leaving the scene of a fatal accident and falsely reporting an incident, a misdemeanor.
Norstrand is accused of striking and killing Richard Strapp, 41, of Rochester, at the intersection of Alexander and East Main streets at 10:45 p.m., Saturday.
Strapp, who was walking in a crosswalk, died at Strong Memorial Hospital.
Later that night, Norstrand allegedly flagged down a police officer outside Johnny's Pub on Culver Road and claimed his car was stolen.
The car was later found on Stunz Street.
Norstrand was jailed on $20,000 bail and is scheduled to appear in Rochester City Court on March 23.