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HASTINGS — Michel M. Palmowski II, 26, of Hastings, was arrested Thursday morning by Oswego County Sheriff’s Department in connection with an alleged eight-month-old collision that police say resulted in the death of a 23-year-old Baldwinsville woman.

Police accuse Mr. Palmowski of leaving the scene Sept. 26, 2019 after hitting a tree on Center Street in the town of Constantia. Occupant Courtney Riddel was seriously injured in the collision and later died as a result of her injuries, according to police.

Mr. Palmowski was charged with vehicular manslaughter, first degree, a class C felony; leaving the scene of a fatal accident without reporting, a class D felony; and two separate counts of aggravated unlicensed operator, first degree, a class E felony.

He was arraigned on all charges in Oswego County CAP Court, released on his own recognizance and is set to appear in the Town of Constantia Court on July 6.

Johnson Newspapers 7.1

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