US police say Donegal man has confessed to Pennsylvania hit and run

It's reported this morning that a 28 year old Donegal man arrested as he tried to board a flight from JFK Airport on Wednesday night has confessed to a hit and run in Pennsylvania  which has left a 32 year old woman seriously ill in hospital.

According to the Donegal News, Damian Crossan from Trentagh confessed to police after being taken into custody as he tried to fly back to Ireland from the US.

He is being questioned by police in Upper Darby near Philadelphia where the incident took place as he returned home from a bar.