Man Sentenced To Three Years In Prison For Hit-And-Run

In Jackson County, a man will see three years in prison for hitting a pedestrian with his car and fleeing the scene.

19-year-old Christopher Kelley of Chicago pleaded guilty to hitting someone at the intersection of South University and West College Streets in Carbondale back in September of 2012. Prosecutors say Kelley fled the scene without aiding the victim or giving identifiable information.

The State's Attorney's office says the victim suffered multiple serious injuries in the accident.

Kelley entered the plea Tuesday.

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