Qld man charged over fatal hit and run

Shae McDonald

A 46-year-old driver is accused of hitting a pedestrian and then leaving him to die in far north Queensland.

The 24-year-old victim was found by a passerby on Junction Rd at Mossman about 4.45am on September 3, 2016.

The 46-year-old man will appear in Gladstone Magistrates Court on September 4 charged with driving without due care, failing to remain at an incident and driving while under the influence of drugs or alcohol.