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Hit-and-run victim identified
Woman lived on Lanier Drive but has family in Reidsville
GSP accident

The woman killed in a hit-and-run accident Thursday was identified as Jennifer Bolton, said Bulloch County Deputy Coroner Craig Tremble.

Jazmond Darrell Durden, 28, of Lanier Drive, was booked into the Bulloch County Jail Thursday in connection with the incident.

Durden was charged with felony homicide by vehicle, first degree; DUI/less safe; hit-and-run; and issuing false statements/writings and concealing facts.

Bolton lived on Lanier Drive but has family in Reidsville, Tremble said.

Around 3:37 a.m. Thursday, Durden struck the victim on Lanier Drive near Ellis Apartments, according to Georgia State Patrol reports.

Durden drove a short distance away and abandoned the vehicle, a tan Chevrolet Impala. Bolton was transported to the hospital, where she was pronounced dead. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Georgia State Patrol Post 45 at (912) 688-6999.

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