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Celeste Santens identified as pedestrian killed in Highway 50 accident

A 27-year-old Carson City woman was identified as the victim in a fatal pedestrian accident in the capital on Sunday night.

Celeste Santens was killed 11 p.m. St. Patrick’s Day on Highway 50 near Airport Road.

She was struck and killed by a black 1999 Ford Expedition as she attempted to walk across the four-lane highway, according to NHP trooper Chuck Allen.

The driver of the Expedition, 48-year-old Cynthia A. Munroe of Dayton, fled the crash scene and was located a short time later in Dayton.

She submitted to a voluntary blood draw before being booked into the Carson City …

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