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10/06/2007- Tyler

Police Search For Hit And Run Driver

Tyler police are looking for a hit and run driver that sent two people to the hospital.  

Police say the suspect crashed into another car just after noon Saturday along Highway 69 near County Road 472. 

Witnesses say the hit and run driver also appeared to be intoxicated. Beer cans were found in and around his car.

Witnesses say that after the crash, the suspect jumped out of the car and ran down the road before being picked up by a green mustang.

The driver of the other car was taken to a hospital with minor injuries. A passenger in the suspect's car was also hospitalized.

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