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UNC police: Pedestrian injured in hit-and-run

Posted March 26, 2012 5:47 p.m. EDT
Updated March 26, 2012 5:50 p.m. EDT

— A pedestrian was injured in a hit-in-run crash while walking in a Cameron Avenue crosswalk Monday, according to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill police.

The pedestrian, whose name was not released, was conscious and alert and being treated at UNC Hospitals, police said.

The driver, whose name also was not released, fled the scene after the crash and was captured a short time later, police said. Charges were pending. No other information was released.