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Man charged with manslaughter after hit and run

A man is facing manslaughter after allegedly fatally hitting a woman with his car on Monday.

Posted: Jul 2, 2020 12:20 AM
Updated: Jul 2, 2020 11:46 AM

EUGENE, Ore. -- A man is facing manslaughter charges after allegedly fatally hitting a woman with his car on Monday.

Christopher Samuel Lee, 31, is charged with one count of second-degree manslaughter, hit and run, and possession of methamphetamine. 

According to court documents, on Monday Lee was driving a car when he caused the death of a woman after a collision. He also allegedly left the scene before police arrived on scene.

Lee was arrested Tuesday evening and arraigned in Lane County Circuit Court on Wednesday afternoon.

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