ST. ALBANS — Two Alburgh residents were arrested on Monday evening following a hit-and-run incident that left a man injured on North Main Street in St. Albans City.
At 6:00 p.m., the St. Albans Police Department responded to a report of a male who had been struck by a vehicle.
Upon arrival, members of St. Albans PD and AMCARE rendered aid and the 32-year-old male was transported to Northwestern Medical Center for non-life-threatening injuries.
The vehicle involved in the incident had fled the scene prior to police arrival.
Later that evening, St. Albans Police were able to locate the vehicle involved in the incident and subsequently identify the operator and the passengers of the vehicle.
The operator of the vehicle was identified as Ashley Bates, 27, from Alburgh.
Bates was arrested and held at the Chittenden County Correctional Center for lack of bail.
Bates is due in Franklin County Superior Courthouse today at 1:00 p.m. to answer the charges of leaving the scene of an accident with bodily injury resulting, reckless endangerment, and grossly negligent operation.
A passenger of the vehicle was identified as Adam S. Tatro, 32, also from Alburgh.
Tatro was arrested and held at Northwest State Correctional Facility for lack of bail.
Tatro is due in Franklin County Superior Courthouse today at 1:00 p.m. to answer the charges of violation of conditions of release and impeding public officers.
This investigation is still ongoing and further charges may follow.
Callers with information about this matter or any other criminal matter may contact the St. Albans Police Department at 802-524-2166.