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Durham woman arrested for hit-and-run

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Aurelia Rochelle Mangum Aurelia Rochelle Mangum
DURHAM, N.C. -

A woman turned herself in to police in connection with a hit-and-run on the Durham Freeway Friday morning.

Aurelia Rochelle Mangum, 31, of Durham, was charged with felony hit-and-run, careless and reckless driving and failure to move over for emergency equipment, said Durham police.

Police have identified the victim as Zaida Juarez, 26, of Durham. Juarez was a passenger in a two-vehicle accident that happened around 7 a.m. Friday.

The two vehicles, as well as a Durham police car, were pulled over on the shoulder. Juarez was standing on the shoulder when a white Toyota swerved onto the shoulder and hit her around 7:30 a.m.

Juarez was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

 

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