Man charged in connection to fatal Smiths Falls hit and run

A Kemptville man has been charged in connection to a fatal hit and run in Smiths Falls that killed an Ottawa man. 

Craig Kehoe, 24, is charged with failing to stop at an accident causing death after police found the body of Daniel Kilpatrick, 58, on Rideau Avenue North in the town early on Sunday, Aug. 30.  

Smiths Falls Police said the investigation remains ongoing but they would like to speak to the owner of a second vehicle in the area around the time of the incident.

Anyone who may have information about the vehicle or anyone who was walking or driving in the area near MacDonald Street between 1 a.m. and 3 a.m. on Aug. 30 is asked to contact Smiths Falls Police or Crime Stoppers.