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Rochester police investigating hit and run incident

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ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) -- Rochester police are investigating a hit and run that sent one man to the hospital, and could end in a woman being charged with DWI.

The incident happened at about 7:30 p.m. Monday on the 100 block of 16th Avenue Southwest.

Police say tell us a witness saw a vehicle pull out of McDonalds, hit a pedestrian and drive off.

The victim, a 50-year-old Rochester man, was taken to the hospital for a leg injury and neck pain.

Another witness followed the suspect vehicle to an apartment, where police say they later arrested a 39-year-old Rochester woman.

Police say she was intoxicated, and faces several charges including leaving the scene of an accident, hit and run and DWI.

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