UT professor Richard Cherwitz's trial on hit-and-run charges reset for May 15


After a preliminary hearing today at the 331st District Court, UT professor Richard Cherwitz's trial was reset for May 15. 

On March 26, police say Cherwitz was involved in a hit-and-run on the intersection of West 10th Street and Lamar Blvd, leaving one byclist injured. He was subsequently arrested and charged with failure to stop and render aid, a 3rd degree felony. 

Cherwitz's attorney, Paul Quinzi, declined to comment.