Woman arrested in pedestrian hit-and-run

Andrea Martinez / Colorado Springs Police Department
Andrea Martinez / Colorado Springs Police Department

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — An alert witness helped police track down the driver of a hit-and-run crash.

It happened early Sunday morning around 2 a.m. near the intersection of Kiowa and Tejon.

Police said the car struck a female pedestrian and drove off. A witness followed the car and told police where to find it.

The driver, Andrea Martinez, was arrested and charged with vehicular assault, DUI, and felony hit and run.

The pedestrian suffered serious injuries.

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