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Driver charged following Burnaby flagger hit-and-run

DH Vancouver Staff Jul 12, 2017 4:00 am 16,926
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A 38-year-old has been charged following a hit-and-run incident involving two flaggers in Burnaby.

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The incident, which was captured on video, took place on 10th Avenue near Kingsway at around 11:30 am on Wednesday, June 28.

Burnaby RCMP confirmed at the time, that one of the flaggers had suffered serious injuries in the incident.

A woman was arrested near the scene and now charges have been approved against 38-year-old Brenda Ouma Aregay from Surrey.

The charges include two counts of Assault with a Weapon, two counts of Dangerous Operation of a Motor Vehicle, two counts of Fail to Stop at Scene of Accident, and two counts of Assault.

Burnaby RCMP is asking anyone who has any information about this incident to contact Burnaby RCMP at 604-294-7922, or if they wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or submit a tip online at

DH Vancouver Staff
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