Posted by Trina Kinstler - email
CINCINNATI (FOX19) --
UPDATE: Carl Bessy appeared in court Wednesday morning, where his bond was set at $250,000.
A pedestrian was struck and killed by a car late Monday night.
It happened just before 11 p.m. on Riverside Drive.
Rodney Fuston, 39, was struck by a Chevy truck traveling westbound. Police say he died at the scene.
The vehicle was operated by Carl Bessy, 50. Bessy was not injured and wearing a seatbelt.
Police say alcohol was a factor in the crash. Bessy fled the scene, but was apprehended a short time later. He faces charges of aggravated vehicular homicide and leaving the scene of an auto accident.