NewsLocal News

Actions

Person jumps from vehicle, woman faces multiple charges

default.png
Posted at 1:28 PM, Mar 31, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-31 13:28:03-04

LE ROY, N.Y. (WKBW) — The Le Roy Police Department says 57-year-old Lorie A. Litolff faces multiple charges after a person jumped from her vehicle and she left the scene Saturday.

Police say they responded to the report of a subject in the roadway that was reported to have fallen from a vehicle in the area of 78 Lake Street around 5 p.m. Saturday.

Officers located a victim who appeared to have serious injuries, the victim was transported to a hospital via Mercy Flight due to the severity of their injuries, according to police.

During their investigation, officers were able to identify a vehicle that matched witness descriptions.

According to police that vehicle was registered to Litolff, she was later located at her residence.

Police believe Litolff and the victim were involved in a verbal altercation and the victim voluntarily exited the moving vehicle although it is unclear the speed the vehicle was traveling.

The victim fell after exiting, resulting in at least some of the injuries according to police.

Litolff fled the scene and failed to report the accident, police also determined she was operating the vehicle while intoxicated and had another individual blow into her interlock device so she could operate the vehicle.

Litolff faces the following charges:

  • Leaving the scene of a serious injury accident
  • Driving while intoxicated
  • Failure to report an accident with injuries
  • Violation of ignition interlock device
  • Failure to take breath test

Litolff was arraigned in Le Roy Town Court and turned over to the Genesee County Jail in lieu of $10,000 bail.

The victim's name has not been released at this time, there was no update on their condition as well.