According to authorities on Saturday, September 19th a black Ford Taurus struck an unidentified pedestrian near E.155th Street and Union Avenue. The driver fled the scene.
Not long after the hit-and-run accident another woman was struck by a car just one block away on E.155th and Prospect. The driver of the vehicle stayed at the scene following the incident.
Thankfully both victims survived the ordeals.
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