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Juvenile arrested after 2 students injured in hit-and-run crash near Northfield High School in Denver

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Posted at 4:20 PM, Mar 13, 2023
and last updated 2023-03-21 13:19:26-04

DENVER — Police in Denver arrested a juvenile after a hit-and-run crash that injured two Northfield High School students Monday.

It happened around 3:30 p.m. on East 56th Avenue and Central Park Boulevard near the school in the city’s Central Park neighborhood.

The two victims, who police said are teenagers, were transported to a local hospital with an unknown extent of injuries.

About an hour later, police tweeted that a juvenile was in custody and charges will be determined by the district attorney's office.

Video from AirTracker7 shows police have blocked off East 56th Avenue as backpacks lay in the roadway.

This is a developing story.

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