Newport Police arrest NY woman after deadly hit & run

Newport Police tell NBC 10 that a New York woman is under arrest after allegedly running over a man and fleeing the scene Saturday evening.

The victim who has not yet been identified by police was trying to cross the 138 overpass around 9:30 p.m. when he was struck by a vehicle. Police believe the man may have been intoxicated while trying to cross. Jessica Gosdoski, 33 of Oceanside, NY was arrested Saturday evening and charged with leaving the scene of an accident, death resulting. Gosdoski was arraigned Sunday morning at the Newport Police Department in front of a justice of the peace and released on $10,000 surety bail. She is due back in court on September 11. {}