HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) — The driver of the vehicle that struck and killed a pedestrian on University Drive Friday night has turned himself in to authorities, according to the Huntsville Police Department.
HPD said Aaron Glenn Prater, 26, was identified as the driver of the vehicle after Prater left the scene of the wreck that occurred shortly before 8:20 p.m.
Later Friday evening, Prater turned himself in at HPD Headquarters. He is charged with leaving the scene of an accident that caused death or personal injury and has been booked in the Madison County Jail on a $2,500 bond.
HEMSI Spokesperson Don Webster said that one person was pronounced dead at the scene of the wreck.
HPD has identified the victim as 67-year-old Norman Michael Plumb of Pacoima, California.
The wreck is still under investigation and News 19 will continue to provide updates to this story as they become available.