Huntsville police have made an arrest in the investigation into a hit-and-run wreck in August.
They arrested 34-year-old Cornelius Lydell Lucy for Leaving the Scene of an Accident with Death or Personal Injury for hitting a pedestrian on Patton Road the morning of Aug. 15.
According to a statement from police, on Aug. 15, Lucy was driving southbound on Patton Road approaching Drake Avenue. They say the pedestrian, Freddie Owens, was crossing Patton Road without using a crosswalk or intersection, when he was hit.
Police say the vehicle hit Owens on the roadway as he pushed a shopping cart across Patton Road. They say the vehicle then left the scene.
Owens died at the scene.