Gotta Run!

, Posted: Sat, February 8 2014 at 12:28 AM, Updated: Sat, February 8 2014 at 12:34 AM

Oro Valley, Ariz. -- (KVOA) A 92-year-old Arizona driver fled the scene of a serious traffic accident, and the excuse she gave police is drawing attention.

Persis Draper of Oro Valley is charged with failure to yield to a pedestrian in a crosswalk and failure to control speed.

Draper says that a case of diarrhea prevented her from staying after she struck pedestrian Dori Stolmaker. Once home, so upset, instead of calling 911 she says she took a sleeping pill and woke up to deputies knocking at her door.

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