Man killed in early Sunday hit-and-run

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Police are investigating a fatal hit and run that happened over the weekend on the city’s east side. Indianapolis Metropolitan Police were dispatched around 12:20 a.m. Sunday to the 1900 block of North Rural Street for a report of a hit and run accident.

‘Couple’ aged 58 and 59 are arrested after pedestrian, 38, was killed in hit-and-run

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A middle-aged man and woman have been arrested on suspicion of killing a pedestrian in a horror hit-and-run crash just two days before Christmas.

The suspects, a 59-year-old man and a 58-year-old woman, were detained after police appealed for information about a £70,000 blue Jaguar XJ which was believed to have ploughed into the 38-year-old man and then sped off.

The Latest: Man accused of killing tourists appears in court

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Authorities say a man accused of fatally running over two German tourists at a southwest Washington swimming hole told police he had been drinking at a local restaurant prior to the crash. Court documents show a preliminary breath test taken nearly four hours after the Tuesday afternoon crash in Washougal, Washington, found David Croswell had a blood-alcohol level of 0.085. In Washington, a blood alcohol level of 0.08 or greater is considered evidence of drunken driving. 

German tourists run over, killed at Washington swimming hole

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Two German tourists visiting family in nearby Portland, Oregon, were run over and killed by a local man as they sunbathed by a swimming hole, police in Washington state said Wednesday. Police arrested David E. Croswell, 71, of Washougal, Washington, and held him on suspicion of vehicular homicide while driving under the influence of intoxicants and hit-and-run driving that causes death. Killed were Rudolf Hohstadt, 61, and Regina Hohstadt, 62, of Germany.