Durham hit-and-run leaves 1 in critical condition

From staff reportsMay 13, 2012 

— Two people were hurt, one of them critically, in a hit-and-run accident at Lawson and Alston avenues early Sunday, police said.

A statement from police said the driver of the car that left the scene was found a few blocks away shortly after the crash.

Officers gave few details of the crash, but said they were continuing to investigate it. It happened about 3:15 a.m.

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