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One arrested in alleged hit-and-run in Texarkana


One person is in the hospital and another is behind bars after a hit and run in Texarkana, Texas Wednesday night.

Police say it happened around 11:30 p.m. at the intersection of West 14th and Hazel streets on the Texas side of Texarkana.

After the collision, police say the 22-year-old driver drove four blocks into Arkansas. He was arrested on suspicion of DWI. His charges in Texarkana, Texas are pending.

Residents told police they heard gunshots before the wreck but police did not find a weapon near the scene.

The victim is expected to be okay.

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