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Woman arrested after fatal pedestrian hit and run

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Demetria Lashea Harris Demetria Lashea Harris
ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

Natosha McCray was struck by a car as she was walking across Harding Street at West Oglethorpe Boulevard  about 5:30 Saturday morning, and killed.

Police officials say the driver of the Chevy Impala, Demetria Harris, was traveling east on when she struck McCray who was walking south on Harding. She has been arrested by APD.

Harris drove away from the scene and hit parts of a building at the 800 block of Oglethorpe Boulevard, lost control of the vehicle, went through a fence and struck a tree in the 800 block of West Highland Avenue which is where the vehicle came to a stop.

Harris and her passenger, Kevoski Ware were taken to an area hospital.

Albany Police will continue to investigate the incident.

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