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Rochester man charged with vehicular assault following crash involving RCSD students

Updated: 12/16/2013 12:49 PM
Created: 12/16/2013 12:47 PM WHEC.com

The 24-year-old Rochester man who police say hit six School Without Walls students with his SUV on Friday morning is now facing charges.

Mark Heeks has been arrested for driving while ability impaired by drugs, vehicular assault and reckless assault.

Police say Heeks lost control of his SUV near the corner of Alexander Street and Broadway and struck the six students while they were walking on the sidewalk.



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