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Woman critically injured in Fayetteville hit-and-run

Posted July 20, 2011 8:26 p.m. EDT

— A woman was critically injured in a hit-and-run on Robeson Street in Fayetteville on Wednesday afternoon. 

Fayetteville police said just after 2:30 p.m. a car driven by Dilon Amel Parker, 18, went left of center and struck a car driven by 78-year-old Eulene Wright. 

Authorities said Parker got out of the car and ran from the scene leaving Tameca O'Neal, also of Langdon Street, in the vehicle. 

O'Neal, Wright and the two occupants of Wright's vehicle – Fran Johnson, 58, and Dalton Johnson, 30, both of Fayetteville – were transported to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center for treatment. Fran Johnson was listed in critical condition on Wednesday night. 

Parker, of the 100 block of Langdon Street,  was arrested around 5:30 p.m. as he exited a shuttle bus on Langdon Street. Parker has been charged with five counts of felony hit and run and one count each of not having an operator's license and driving left of the center line.