HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - A man sentenced in the hit-and-run death of a Richmond cyclist has been transferred to a state prison after serving nearly a year of his three-year sentence in the Henrico Jail.
Elias Webb was transferred on Tuesday to the Powhatan Reception and Classification Center, where the Department of Corrections will determine where he will be placed.
Webb was sentenced in July 2013 to three years for hitting and killing Lanie Kruszewski on River Road in Richmond and fleeing the scene.
Webb was supposed to be held in the Richmond City Jail, but was placed in Henrico's jail due to a breathing problem. He suffers from sleep apnea and requires a CPAP machine, according to the Henrico County Sheriff's Office.