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Vehicle hits pedestrian in Durham

Posted February 9, 2009 10:49 p.m. EST
Updated February 10, 2009 7:59 a.m. EST

— Durham police were investigating an accident involving a pedestrian Monday evening at Guess and Horton roads.

Police said Allison Lauren Winokur, 22, was crossing the street at the intersection when a Chevrolet Blazer hit her.

Paramedics transported Winokur by ambulance to Duke University Hospital with life-threatening injuries.

The driver of the vehicle was identified as Christopher Scott Taylor, 22, police said.

No charges had been filed late Monday.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Durham Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200.