CAUGHT ON VIDEO: Woman involved in hit and run at Wilmington intersection surrenders to police

Hit and Run

WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - Wilmington police have arrested a Granville County woman accused of a hit and run on Third Street on Tuesday.

Jennifer Lee Lenihan
Jennifer Lee Lenihan (Source: WPD)

Jennifer Lee Lenihan, 57, was wanted for driving during revocation, failing to stop at a red light and the hit and run, according to a Facebook post from the Wilmington Police Department.

Officials released video of the incident Thursday.

Police say Lenihan was was driving a white Kia Soul at approximately 6:30 a.m. and failed to stop at a red light on Third Street. Lenihan’s car then crashed into a silver Chrysler and fled the scene through the Burger King parking lot.

Lenihan surrendered to police Friday morning, according to a tweet by the Wilmington Police Department.

Woman involved in hit and run at Wilmington intersection surrenders to police

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