Idaho Falls Police arrested a man they say left the scene of a deadly accident.
Police issued an arrest warrant for Nicky Bateman, 49, charging him with vehicular manslaughter and leaving the scene of an accident involving death, both felonies.
The warrant stemmed from an accident on January 21, 2013 at 9:00 p.m. in the 3200 block of Lindsay Blvd. Investigators say Martin Rodriguez, 53, was walking on Lindsay Blvd. Nicky Bateman was driving north on Lindsay Blvd. and hit Rodriguez. Bateman left the scene. Rodriguez was later found by another motorist.
Nicky Bateman learned of the warrant and turned himself in to Idaho Falls Police officers at the Bonneville County Jail.