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Queens Man Charged In Deadly Hit-And-Run

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A Queens man is facing charges after a hit-and-run accident left a taxi driver dead over the weekend.

Police say Roberto Depena, 19, was driving the vehicle that hit a taxi near Grand Central Parkway and 180th Street in Fresh Meadows Sunday morning.

The taxi then hit the median, killing the driver, identified as Ansumana Dukuly from the Bronx.

Investigators say Depena then fled the scene.

He is facing charges of vehicular manslaughter, driving while intoxicated and leaving the scene of an accident.

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