UNCW Student Charged In Fatal Hit & Run Accident

A UNCW student is behind bars, accused by police of a fatal hit and run.

Wilmington Police have charged 23-year-old Judith Nemeth of Brevard with felony hit and run and misdemeanor death by motor vehicle.

The hit and run happened this past Thursday around 10:15 p.m. Police say 27-year-old Zachary Tyler of Wilmington was riding his bike in the 7000 block of Wrightsville Avenue when he was struck by a white Toyota Corolla.

Nemeth was arrested Saturday morning and placed in the New Hanover County Detention Center under a $25,000 bond.