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Driver accused of hit & run arrested

WACO, TX - A 25-year-old man accused of leaving the scene of an accident that left a motorcycle rider seriously injured has been arrested by Waco police.

Cody William Jones has been charged with failure to stop and render aid following the crash that occurred on June 27.


The arrest affidavit states that investigators believe Jones was the driver of a vehicle that was going the wrong way on a one way roadway in the 1900 block of North Jack Kultgen Expressway.

Court papers indicate that the vehicle involved in the accident was owned by a third party who gave officers the name of the person driving her vehicle.

A warrant was obtained for Jones August 9th with the investigating officer stating in the affidavit filed in support of the warrant that there was an agreement for Jones to turn himself in once the warrant was issued.

Police say the motorcycle rider suffered what were described as " significant injuries" in the crash.


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