The driver allegedly involved in a deadly hit and run crash that killed a man in Western Massachusetts is facing several charges, including motor vehicle homicide.
The crash took place in Hampden County around 1 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 30, on North Main Street in Palmer, said Sgt. David Burns, of the Palmer Police Department.
According to Burns, 33-year-old Nicole Matanes of Palmer was quickly located following the crash and has been charged with:
- Negligent operation of a vehicle
- Marked lanes violation
- Leaving the scene of a deadly crash
- Motor vehicle homicide
- Inspection sticker violation
The name of the victim has yet to be released.
Matanes is being held on a $50,000 bail.
Her arraignment was scheduled for Wednesday, Dec. 1 in Palmer District Court.
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