ELMIRA HEIGHTS, N.Y. (WENY) - New York State Police released further information in Friday, November 11th's hit and run in Elmira Heights.

State Police said 29 year old Alex Saxbury of Millport turned himself in Friday.

He is charged with leaving the scene of a fatal motor vehicle accident. He is accused of hitting 44 year old Jon Gearhart last Friday with his car as Gearhart was removing a dead deer from the road.

Saxbury was released and is scheduled to appear in court at a later date.