The trial for a Lancaster man accused of hitting and killing a motorcyclist and then leaving the scene of the accident is slated to begin Monday.
Marqevius Deandre Hood, 26, of 408 Fairfield St., was charged by the S.C. Highway Patrol on Aug. 23, 2008, with reckless homicide and leaving the scene of an accident involving death. The accident happened three days earlier.
John Haver, 68, a self-employed mechanic, was killed in the accident.
Hood is accused of speeding in a Lincoln that was driving away from the city of Lancaster on S.C. 903.