Woman seriously injured when hit-and-run driver clips her wheelchair

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FREDERICTON - A 33-year-old Fredericton woman is in serious condition in hospital after her motorized wheelchair was struck by a hit-and-run driver on Saturday night.
Police say the woman was making her way up Regent St. when she was clipped while in a crosswalk.
Witnesses told police they saw a four-door, dark-grey car speeding off.
The woman's injuries are considered life-threatening.

Geographic location: FREDERICTON

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  • L
    January 18, 2010 - 10:08

    I certainly hope they find the sick person who would just take off after hitting someone, let alone, someone in a wheelchair who is practically defenseless.
    They are saying this afternoon on the radio the young lady who was hit has died.
    I know accidents happen, but to not stick around is terrible.
    I hope the person who did this relives it everytime they close their eyes at night.