SPEED DOES KILL…AND RAN!
WEST VALLEY CITY — A man is facing several charges after another man was killed in an alleged hit-and-run accident late Saturday night.
Police said 42-year-old Kevin Chase was jaywalking at Redwood Road near 4000 South around 11:30 p.m. when he was hit and killed by a southbound vehicle.
The driver of the vehicle, 56-year-old Zay Speed, initially ran from the scene, but police found him down the street behind a business.
Police said they believe Speed was high on drugs at the time of the accident. He has been charged with hit and run, DUI and automobile homicide.
Sgt. Chad Evans, West Valley City Police Department, said Chase was going west across the street and wasn’t in ….MORE