BIG FLATS, N.Y. (WETM) – Lance Yeager, 34, of Corning was arrested and charged Thursday July 29 for an incident of property damage, a motor vehicle accident and leaving the scene of the accident.
The Chemung County Sheriff’s Office responded to an incident on Hendy Creek Road in Big Flats on July 19 for a report of property damage and a motor vehicle accident. Witnesses said the vehicle fled the scene.
Yeager has been charged with Leaving the Scene of a Property Damage Accident, Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle, and Unsafe Lane Change.
He will appear at the Big Flats Town Court at a later date.