21-Yr-old driver accused in fatal hit and run in Tempe

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Pedestrian struck near Rural and the US 60
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TEMPE - A woman is behind bars after police say she ran over a pedestrian and took off.

It happened in Tempe near Rural Road and the US 60. Investigators say 21-year old Jacqualine Castro hit and killed a person crossing the street early this morning.

Passengers inside Castro's car reportedly called 911 and Castro turned herself in about two hours after fleeing the scene. Police believe alcohol may be a factor.