UPDATE: Driver arrested in Sharonville fatal hit skip accident

Patrick Cassinelli (Source Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)
Patrick Cassinelli (Source Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)

Posted by Amber Jenkins - email

SHARONVILLE, OH (FOX19) - Police have arrested a driver who they say hit a pedestrian and drove off Saturday evening.

Sharonville Police have arrested 49-year-old Patrick Cassinelli and charged him with failure to stop after an accident.

A pedestrian was crossing the street at Hauck and Lebanon Roads when they were hit by Cassinelli. Instead of staying at the scene, he drove off. The victim later died from the incident.

Police were able to locate the vehicle involved in the accident and Cassinelli was arrested at his home in West Chester.

He is currently being held at the Hamilton County Justice Center.

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