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Driver arrested in hit and run crash

Sheena Loper (Photo source: Jackson County Jail Docket) Sheena Loper (Photo source: Jackson County Jail Docket)
PASCAGOULA, MS (WLOX) -

Police have arrested the woman accused of causing a hit and run crash that left a pedestrian seriously injured.

Pascagoula Police Captain Shannon Broom said Sheena Loper is charged with leaving the scene of an accident with injury.

Police said she was driving a vehicle that struck a female pedestrian Tuesday morning on Vega Street and then drove away from the scene.

The victim was taken to the hospital with a fractured back.

Police said the passenger in Loper's vehicle is expected to face charges as well.

More details are expected to be released Thursday morning.

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