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Arrest in fatal Immokalee hit and run

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Arrest in fatal Immokalee hit and run

By FOX 4 Staff. CREATED Oct 11, 2013 - UPDATED: Oct 11, 2013

IMMOKALEE, Fla. - An Immokalee man is facing charges in connection with a deadly hit and run accident that occurred in Immokalee in April of this year.

The Florida Highway Patrol says 60-year-old Jean Marie Estime was arrested Thursday and charged with leaving the scene of an accident with a death.

FHP investigators say Estime was driving a Ford pickup the night of Saturday April 27 when he struck and killed 55-year-old Marie Francois of Immokalee on West Delaware Street near South 2nd Street.