A Berea man has been charged in a hit-skip incident that left an off-duty Michigan police officer critically injured.
Gary Fury, 54, has been charged with aggravated vehicular assault and felony leaving the scene of an accident charges. He's scheduled to make a court appearance on September 12.
Police arrested Fury on Monday at his Berea home in connection with a September 4 incident on Interstate 71.
Off-duty Pinckney, Michigan officer Robert Charles Bielak had pulled onto the berm near the Ridge Road overpass to check a map when he was hit by a car.
The Cleveland Police Patrolmen's Association has set up a fund to help the Bielak family while they stay in Cleveland during Robert's recovery.
Donations can be made to the "Officer Robert Bielak Fund", Cleveland Police Credit Union. 2301 Payne Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio, 44114.