Two Seriously Injured In Hit-And-Run Accident

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Two people were seriously injured when the driver of their vehicle ran a stop sign and hit another vehicle.

Police say the driver of the first vehicle got out and ran.

It happened around 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at the intersection of Bennett Avenue and Uintah Street in Colorado Springs.

Firefighters had to cut the roof and doors off one of the vehicles to get the victims out, according to police.

Police say no one in the second vehicle was hospitalized.