Elderly Hoover man arrested, charged in fatal hit-and-run

HOOVER, Ala. (WIAT) — Hoover police have arrested and charged the driver believed to be responsible for hitting and killing a construction worker on I-459.

Arnold Ray Moore, 84, was arrested and charged with leaving the scene of an accident. The charge is considered a felony because Moore left the scene and the accident resulted in death.

Hoover police Captain Jim Coker says the accident happened on May 2 at 3:40 a.m. on I-459 near mile marker 11.

Randy Berry, who was working in a construction zone in the area, was struck and killed by Moore’s car.

Moore will be transferred to the Jefferson County Jail.

His bond is set at $10,000.

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