Voluntown Man Arrested in Hit and Run Fatality

This article was published on: 07/11/16 8:01 PM by Curt

5587177_G 26-year-old Jeremy Filippo of Voluntown turned himself into police Sunday, after leaving the scene of an accident Friday night. The accident occurred in Exeter, Rhode Island on Route 165, when 20-year-old Christian Costigan, a Community College of Rhode Island music student, was walking with friends on the north shoulder of the road. Costigan was struck by a vehicle driven by Filippo, and later died at the hospital.

Filippo has been released on a $10,000 bond. No court appearance date has been released.

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