HERKIMER, N.Y. — Police in central New York say a driver involved in a fatal hit-and-run accident has surrendered to authorities.

The Post-Standard of Syracuse reports the crash happened around 8:23 p.m. Wednesday on Route 5 in Herkimer. State police say a woman was walking along the roadway when she was struck and killed.

Police say the driver approached authorities later that night.

Authorities have not released the identity of the driver or the victim.


Information from: The Post-Standard, http://www.syracuse.com