Man accused in hit-and-run called flight risk, denied bond

By: Staff Email
By: Staff Email
Christopher Provost (WRDW-TV)

Christopher Provost (WRDW-TV)

Friday, May 31, 2013

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW) -- The man accused in a fatal hit-and-run has been denied bond.

Christopher Provost, 35, is charged with felony hit-and-run and felony vehicular homicide.

On Friday morning, the superior court judge called Provost a flight risk, denying him bond.

Provost is accused of killing 42-year-old Dennis John Skillman on Mike Padgett Highway on May 17. Deputies say Skillman was riding his bike to work and wearing a reflective vest like he usually did during his commute.

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