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Durham Police Investigate Fatal Hit-And-Run

Posted February 25, 2004 3:39 a.m. EST

— The Durham Police Department is investigating a woman's death as a hit-and-run.

Officers responded to a call about a person on the 2400 block of Owen Street at 7:45 a.m. Wednesday. When they arrived, they found a woman who appeared to have died a short time earlier.

An autopsy has determined that the woman died as a result of blunt force trauma to the head caused by being struck by a vehicle.

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