A man from Leander, Texas has recently been detained in connection with a fatal accident in Pennsylvania that occurred Friday.
According to KEYE-TV, Alan Kegal, 56, a worker for the Dallas-based Mega T Logistics, was taken into police custody after striking and killing Zivko Lakic, 24. Kegal has been charged with an accident involving death, reckless driving, and failure to report an accident to police.
This accident took place on Interstate 81 northbound near Exit 57 between Middlesex and Mechanicsburg, around 6 a.m. last Friday morning on January 13th 2017.
Kegal allegedly hit Lakic while he was standing outside his trailer truck, sideswiping it before killing Lakic, and subsequently departed the scene. He was apprehended by authorities three hours later at the Flying J truck stop off the interstate.