A Schuylkill County driver is facing charges.

State police at Frackville said Neil Denchy, 40, of Mahanoy City, is facing several traffic citations as the result of an accident that occurred on Sept. 4 along Trenton Road, near SR1012, in Mahanoy Township.

Troopers said a 2002 Jeep crashed into a wooden rail post between 8-8:30 p.m. The driver fled the scene. The Jeep was registered to Kimberly Denchy, of Mahanoy City.

Troopers reported that an investigation into the accident has led to the charges against Neil Denchy. Additional charges will be filed, troopers added, pending completion of the investigation.