Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The trial of a Marquette County man charged in a fatal hit and run accident in Big Bay has begun.
46-year-old Michael Nelson of Big Bay has been charged with failing to stop at the scene of an accident when at fault, resulting in death.
He is accused hitting 54-year-old Robin Rahoi with his vehicle on the early morning hours of December 17th while she walked along Lighthouse Road in Big Bay.
The trial is continuing in Marquette County Circuit Court.
Nelson faces up to 15 years in prison if convicted.