HUNTSVILLE, AL. (AP) - A 48-year-old Alabama woman has been charged in connection with a fatal hit & run accident involving a pedestrian.

Madison police said Saturday they charged Pamela Sanders of Huntsville with manslaughter and leaving the scene of an accident.

The Huntsville Times reports 20-year-old Rebecca Carter died Friday of injuries from the accident.

Authorities say Carter was walking down a Madison street Thursday when she was hit from behind by a passing vehicle at about 10:30 p.m.

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