2011-07-07 / Police Reports

McConnellsburg Man Charged In Hit-And-Run

A 26-year- old McConnellsburg man has been linked to a hit-and-run accident that occurred on Tuesday, June 28, along Lincoln Way West in McConnellsburg Borough.

According to state police reports, Matthew D. Hill told investigating officers he fell asleep at the wheel of his eastbound 2008 Ford Focus. The car struck a legally parked 1995 Chevrolet Cavalier at 9:10 p.m.

Hill allegedly fled the scene, but he and his vehicle were located a short time later. Moderate damage was sustained to both vehicles. Charges against Hill have been filed through Magisterial District Judge Wendy Mellott.

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