NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. - Authorities arrested a driver believed to be involved in a hit-and-run crash Friday afternoon that left two motorcyclists injured, the New Smyrna Beach Police Department said.
The driver of a pickup truck fled after crashing into the motorcycle the pair was riding around 4:20 p.m., officials said.
State Road 44 West was shut down near Interstate 95 following the crash, but reopened around 5 p.m., authorities said.
Both riders were taken to the hospital as trauma alerts, police said.
Watkins was charged with leaving the scene of an accident with injuries, authorities said.
His bond was initially at $25,000 Friday, but was lowered to $5,000 Saturday, jail records show.
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