Hit and Run Driver Arrested

The Florida Highway Patrol has arrested a Lynn Haven man in connection with a deadly traffic crash a year ago.

It happened at dawn back on the morning of February 25, 2005 on U.S. 231 in Hiland Park.

Troopers say 41-year-old Ronald Marion Rocher was speeding when he hit another car driven by 47-year-old Judy Kay Gonzales of Fountain. Gonzales car rolled over several times throwing her out and killing her.

Authorities say Rocher left the scene. He’s been charged with one count of vehicular homicide and one count of leaving the scene of a traffic crash with a death.