Aug 5, 2015 10:07 AM

Woman dies at Portsmouth Hospital after drunk driving hit-and-run in Maine

A woman died at Portsmouth Hospital after being struck in a hit-and-run near 366 Ridge Road in York, Maine, on Tuesday.

Police caught up with the suspect's van, a blue GMC Yukon with Maine license plates. Officers noticed the damage on the van could have come from the accident in question.

The driver was Carolyn Lee, 21, of York, Maine. Police charged her with drunk driving, and fleeing the scene of a serious accident.

York Police Accident Reconscrutionists and Maine State Police are continuing to investigate the crash.

Lee was taken to York County Jail with a $5,000 bail.


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