Professor arrested in fatal Rochester auto accident

by zack | April 12th, 2011

April 14, 2011

The Wall Street Journal reports a University of Rochester School of Medicine professor was arrested in a fatal hit-and-run Rochester auto accident.

Rochester police said the 42-year-old professor ran a red light and hit an SUV driven by a 21-year-old man in the Rochester auto accident. The SUV overturned and the driver was pinned beneath his car. The driver of the SUV was taken to the hospital where he died of Rochester auto accident injuries.

The professor left the scene of the Rochester auto accident. When police arrived at the scene, they found the professor’s license plate and pieces of his vehicle. He was later arrested for leaving the scene of a Rochester auto accident.

Police do not know if alcohol played a role in the Rochester auto accident.

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