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Woman Faces Judge in Deadly Pedestrian Hit-and-Run

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    Woman Faces Judge in Deadly Pedestrian Hit-and-Run
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    A Rhode Island woman has been arrested in connection with a hit-and-run that left a pedestrian dead last week in Exeter.

    State police say 23-year-old Shannon Holden, of Coventry, was charged with duty to stop an accident with death resulting. She was arraigned Wednesday in Washington County District Court. Her bail was set at $10,000 with surety.

    Police say 27-year-old Sarah Balmforth was walking her dog when she was hit by a vehicle on July 3. Troopers were able to locate a 1999 Jeep Wrangler that had damage consistent with that of the vehicle that hit Balmforth.

    Police say the Jeep was registered to Holden.

    Police Seek Vehicle Involved in Fatal Hit-and-Run

    [NECN] Rhode Island Police Seek Vehicle Involved in Fatal Hit-and-Run

    State police are looking for the vehicle involved in a fatal pedestrian hit-and-run crash in Exeter, Rhode Island, earlier this week.

    (Published Thursday, July 6, 2017)

    Holden's attorney did not immediately respond to a request for comment on Wednesday.

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