Driver Charged in Deadly Pedestrian Crash in 2015

ASHLAND -- Authorities in Schuylkill County have filed charges against a woman accused of hitting and killing an elderly pedestrian.

It happened at the intersection of 19th and Centre Streets in Ashland back in December.

Police say Ashley Leibig of Ashland was behind the wheel when she hit 85-year-old Walter Bogus as he was crossing the street.

Leibig was charged with homicide by vehicle, homicide by vehicle while dui, and related charges.

She is locked up in the Schuylkill County jail on $150,000 straight cash bail.