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Hit and Run Accident

July 30, 2005- Posted at 2:15 p.m. CDT

Pocahontas, AR- A hit and run accident claims the life of a man in Pocahontas.

Last night police say they responded to a hit and run accident on Highway 62.

After arrival they found Miguel Velazquez of Mississippi lying on the ground.

The 20 year old had been struck by Sheila Nobles who was driving a Ford Taurus.

Nobles did leave the scene but later returned.

Police say Velazquez was also struck again by Benny Baltz who was driving a Chevy Cavelier.

His body has been sent to the Arkansas Crime Lab for an autopsy.

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