Diogo Miller Facchini
A Maryland man was killed by a drunk driver in Ocean City early on Monday morning.
Diogo Miller Facchini is being charged with homicide by a motor vehicle while intoxicated.
Mathew Jude Cheswick, 22, of Cooksville, was attempting to walk across Coastal Highway from west to east when he was hit by an Isuzu Rodeo driven by Diogo Miller Facchini, 30. Facchini is from Lorton, Virginia.
After hitting Cheswick, Facchini continued to drive up the highway, according to Ocean City Police. He was later caught by police.
The preliminary investigation revealed that Facchini was traveling at a speed exceeding the posted speed limit when he hit Cheswick.
Cheswick was taken to Peninsula Regional Medical Center, where he was later pronounced dead.
Facchini was not injured during the collision. He was arrested and charged with homicide by a motor vehicle while intoxicated, leaving the scene of a fatal collision, driving under the influence of alcohol, driving while impaired by alcohol and a number of other traffic related charges.
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