Nemias Perez-Severiano

NORRISTOWN, Pa. - A driver who police say was involved in a deadly hit-and-run crash has been charged.

Nemias Perez-Severiano, 31, was charged with accidents involving death and related offenses. He is in the Montgomery County Correctional Center in lieu of $200,000 bail.

A preliminary hearing will be held on Nov. 22.

It happened just before 6:30 p.m. Sunday in the 600 block of Astor Street in Norristown.

Police say a red Ford Focus hit 67-year-old Samuel Jackson as he was getting out of his vehicle.The vehicle then kept driving, police said.

Jackson died at the hospital.

The crash remains under investigation. The county district attorney's office is asking anybody with information to call the Norristown Police at 610-270-0977 or the Montgomery County Detective Bureau at 610-278-3368.