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Byron man charged with leaving scene of crash

ELBA – A Genesee County man was charged with leaving the scene of an accident after striking a parked car on Sunday afternoon.

The Genesee County Sheriff’s Office charged Arnoldo Gregorio Lopez of North Bergen Road after he went off the shoulder of Barrville Road, hit a parked car and fled the scene shortly after 1 p.m. The collision happened between Bridge and Luddington roads.

Authorities located Lopez, 23, several hours later on North Bergen Road in the Town of Byron. In addition to leaving the scene of the crash, Lopez also was ticketed for driving without a license, driving an uninspected vehicle, driving an unregistered vehicle, lacking insurance, having improper plates and unsafely moving from a lane.

He was arraigned in Oakfield Town Court and remanded to the Genesee County Jail on $2,500 bail.