Officials: Man arrested after fatal hit-and-run

State police say 37-year-old Richard Aiello, of Blooming Grove, took off Sunday night after hitting Eliu Rivera with his car as the 56-year-old walked on Glenwood Road in Blooming Grove.

State police say 37-year-old Richard Aiello, of Blooming Grove, took off Sunday night after hitting Eliu Rivera with his car as the 56-year-old walked on Glenwood Road in Blooming Grove. (2/20/17)

BLOOMING GROVE - Authorities in Orange County say they have made an arrest in a fatal hit-and-run car crash over the weekend.

State police say 37-year-old Richard Aiello, of Blooming Grove, took off Sunday night after hitting Eliu Rivera with his car as the 56-year-old walked on Glenwood Road in Blooming Grove.

Authorities say Aiello's car was later found at his home, a short distance from the crash.

Aiello was charged with leaving the scene of a fatal accident. News 12 has been told that additional charges are pending.

 

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