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UPDATE: Spokane Driver Charged With Vehicular Assault After Hitting 2 Pedestrians

OFFICIAL RELEASE FROM SPD: Spokane Police responded to a pedestrian crash at the intersection of Hamilton/Sharp just before midnight on 02/05/2011. The investigation continues as to the cause of the crash, but the driver, 33-year-old Sarah Burford, was arrested for two counts of Vehicular Assault.

During the investigation it was determined that her ability to drive was impaired by alcohol consumption.

Investigators are now waiting on toxicology results to determine her specific level of impairment. The two pedestrians suffered head injuries. 

The 21 year old male victim has since been released from the hospital. 

The 19 year old female victim is still in intensive care with serious injuries but in stable condition.  Her injuries do not appear to be life threatening. 

Anyone who witnessed the crash and has not yet spoken with police is asked to call Cpl. Dave Adams at 509-835-4567.

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