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Driver in deadly hit-and-run crash in Aurora arrested

Bibi Arman, 51, was struck while crossing the street after being involved in a previous crash, according to police.
Credit: Aurora Police Department
Jackson Donald

AURORA, Colo. — The driver in a hit-and-run crash that left a pedestrian dead has been arrested, according to the Aurora Police Department (APD).

Jackson Donald was arrested Saturday night and charged with accidents involving death or personal injuries, a class 3 felony and held on bond, police said. 

Aurora officers responded to East Iliff Avenue at Interstate 225 at 6:40 a.m. Saturday for a woman that had been struck while crossing the street, a post on the police department's blog said. 

Bibi Arman, of Aurora, had just been involved in a two-car crash, according to APD. She was crossing westbound Iliff Avenue to contact the other driver when she was hit by a car that then took off, according to police. She was taken to a hospital, where she died.

The APD Traffic Unit is investigating the crash. Alcohol, drugs and speed are not believed to be factors.

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