Sunday, February 14, 2016

Police: Suspect arrested in hit-run that injured 2 women


Voorhees Township police say a suspect has been arrested in a weekend hit-and-run crash that seriously injured two women.

Authorities said an anonymous tip led officers to the driver in the crash, which happened about 6:40 p.m. Saturday at Hudson Avenue and County Route 561.

Local news reports identified the driver as 44-year-old Michelle Toussaint, of Berlin, N.J. 

Two pedestrians, both women in their 20s, were walking near the southbound lanes of Route 561 when they were hit. They were hospitalized in critical but stable condition.

The driver's vehicle has also been recovered, police said.

Contact Emily Babay at 215-854-2153 or Follow @emilybabay on Twitter.

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