D.A. Recuses Herself From Hit and Run Probe

luz hit and run

JENKINS TOWNSHIP — The district attorney’s office in Luzerne County is handing off a deadly hit and run investigation to the state attorney general’s office.

The D.A.’s office cites a potential conflict of interest.

A driver hit Jen Darsky, 65, at her mailbox in Jenkins Township on Mother’s Day.

In a release, D.A. Stefanie Salavantis said that she has “a close personal relationship with one of the witnesses who came forward in the case.”

Authorities have not made any arrests.


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 70,583 other followers