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Infant, Mother Injured in Durham Accident

Posted September 9, 2000 7:00 a.m. EDT

— An infant and her mother are in critical condition at Duke University Medical Center after a Saturday morning accident in Durham.

Fortunate Chapfika, 26, and her baby, Yemurai Washaya, were thrown from a van when it collided with a Ford Explorer.

The accident happened shortly after midnight at the intersection of Horton and Duke streets.