Driver Flees to Bar After Hitting, Killing Cyclist in Dallas

Driver Flees to Bar After Hitting, Killing Cyclist in Dallas

A man was arrested after he hit and killed a woman riding a bicycle late Saturday night.

Police at 12:05 a.m., the 47-year-old victim was riding a bicycle along the south shoulder of 1100 S. Riverfront Boulevard traveling westbound when the wreck occurred.

Remnants of what was once Hurricane Florence are still causing problems along the East Coast. One person was killed and another injured during a tornado in Chesterfield County, VA.

(Published Monday, Sept. 17, 2018)

The driver, 22-year-old Jacob Albiar, was driving at a high speed and failed to properly navigate a curve on the roadway. Albiar drove into the south shoulder and struck the victim then collided with a planter box in front of an abandoned business.

Albiar proceeded to then flee the scene on foot to a nearby bar where officers apprehended him.

The victim was transported to a nearby hospital where she was pronounced dead.

Albiar was arrested for intoxication manslaughter and failure to stop and render aid.

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