Alleged drunk driver fatally hits pedestrian in South Portland

Hodak's disabled vehicle was located approximately 2 miles away, unattended. (Casey Veilleux)

SOUTH PORTLAND (WGME) -- A pedestrian was hit and killed by an alleged drunk driver in South Portland.

Police say 29-year-old Kristen Hodak, of Arundel, is charged with operating under the influence and failing to stop for a deadly accident. Both of which are felonies.

Police say Hodak hit and killed 24-year-old Joseph LePage on Cummings Road just after midnight Sunday.

Investigators say they found Hodak's car about two miles away unattended. She later returned to the scene.

The investigation is ongoing.

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