SAVANNAH, GA (July 17, 2012) A 19-year-old Savannah woman who was struck by a car and the driver who hit her each were transported to Memorial University Medical Center Friday July 13.


Kelsea Tompkins was walking with two other people across Derenne Avenue at Waters Avenue about 3:45 a.m. when she was struck by a car being driven west on Derenne. She was hospitalized for treatment of serious but non-life threatening injuries.


The Major Accident Investigation Team (MAIT) of the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department continues to investigate. The accident was caught on video by cameras at the intersections. Two vehicles stopped but did not leave their information. If you witnessed the accident that took place Friday morning please call the SCMPD Major Accident Investigation team at 912-525-2421.


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