Woman accused of hitting teen at intersection and driving away

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Courtesy: Hopkins County Jail

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (WEHT) – A Madisonville woman was arrested in connection with a hit-and-run involving a bicyclist.

Police said 33-year-old Summer Ortiz was driving an SUV when she collided with a teen on a bike at an intersection.

Witnesses said Ortiz continued to drive away.

Officers later located her and arrested her for leaving the scene of an accident.

The teen was taken to Baptist Health with unknown injuries.

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(This story was originally published on October 3, 2019)

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