LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. – A man died after being hit by a vehicle Thursday afternoon. The driver was arrested for leaving the scene, authorities say.
Alabama State Troopers say 69-year-old Charles Wayne Gates of Ardmore was hit on Alabama 251 four miles south of Ardmore. He died at the scene
Troopers say 53-year-old Deborah Cunningham Scott of Toney was behind the wheel of the 2014 Kia that hit Gates. Troopers say she drove away.
A short time later, they found Scott’s vehicle in the parking lot of Ardmore High School and arrested her.
Troopers have not released further details yet.