Tyler woman sentenced to probation in fatal pedestrian hit-and-run

TYLER, Texas (KETK) – A Tyler woman was sentenced to six years of probation in connection to a fatal hit-and-run from 2022.

20-year-old sentenced to deferred adjudication in fatal Tyler hit-and-run

Chatiryn Butler pleaded guilty on Jan 8. to an accident involving death after a 2022 hit-and-run. On Thursday, Butler was sentenced to six years of probation, with 240 hours of community service.

On Feb. 19, 2022, Kelsey Hise, 30 of Tyler, was found lying in the road with major injuries surrounded by debris after Butler had struck her with her vehicle and fled the scene. She was transferred to the hospital but later died.

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