Woman arrested in Greensboro hit-and-run that left man with severe injuries

GREENSBORO, N.C. – A woman accused of hitting a pedestrian with a car Tuesday night in Greensboro has been arrested.

Ashli Jenece Baker, 25, of Greensboro, turned herself in and faces charges of felony hit-and-run, driving with a revoked license and running a red light.

Ricky Denny, of Greensboro, was walking in the roadway on Gate City Boulevard near Mackay Road at about 9:45 p.m. Tuesday when he was hit by a Ford Taurus.

Denny was taken to Moses Cone Hospital with severe injuries. Several pieces of the headlight lens were located at the scene.

Baker told troopers after her arrest that she believed she hit a deer.

Baker was released after posting an $8,000 bond and is scheduled to appear in court Dec. 12.