NORTH FORK, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) — Two have been arrested in connection with a hit and run in North Fork Thursday, authorities say.
At 3:10 a.m. on Thursday, authorities say a witness called 911 to report a man lying in the roadway on Road 224.
When California Highway Patrol arrived they initially responded to investigate a hit-and-run collision, however, found 31-year-old Travis Balthazar of O’Neals deceased at the scene.
Authorities say later that same morning, a white 1989 Acura sedan was found in Kerckhoff reservoir, partially submerged.
Madera County detectives arrested 35-year-old, Danielle Cook and 49-year-old Christopher Robesky both from North Fork, in connection with this case.
Cook and Robesky were booked into the Madera County Department of Corrections on Friday for possession of a firearm by a prohibited person, possession of ammunition by a prohibited person, and murder.
Bail was set at $1,000,000.00 for each suspect and they remain in custody.