North Platte, Neb. — Authorities have charged a driver with manslaughter for the death of a pedestrian in North Platte.
Lincoln County Court records say 34-year-old Ryan Baade, of North Platte, also was charged Monday with failing to stop and render aid. He’s being held in the Lincoln County Jail pending $250,000 bail.
His next court hearing is scheduled for Thursday.
Police say 65-year-old David Kohlmeier was struck while crossing a street around 6:45 a.m. Friday by a vehicle that fled the scene .