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Woman Confesses To Hit-and-Run That Injured 11-Year Old Girl

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69-year old Barbara Messerschmidt of Barrington 69-year old Barbara Messerschmidt of Barrington

Police in Haddonfield have arrested a woman in connection with Saturday's hit and run accident that injured an 11-year old girl.

69-year old Barbara Messerschmidt of Barrington, was arrested on Tuesday evening following her full confession to police.  She told investigators she was unable to stop her vehicle before striking the girl on Haddon Avenue.  She then panicked and fled the scene.

The girl suffered serious injuries to her head and legs. She is listed in stable condition at Cooper Hospital Trauma Unit.

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