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NEWPORT NEWS -- A Hampton couple is facing charges following a deadly hit and run accident in Newport News early Sunday morning.

State Police Spokeswoman Sgt. Michelle Anaya says Jennifer Walker swerved to miss slowing traffic on I-664 around 12:30 a.m. and struck 24-year-old Taeisha Shanee Wilson, who was driving a motorcycle.

Wilson, who was wearing a helmet, was killed in the crash.

Anaya says Walker left the scene of the accident. She has been charged with felony hit and run.

Her husband, Perino Walker, has been charged with obstruction of justice.

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