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Peoria woman pleads guilty to charges in November 2021 fatal hit and run

A Peoria woman is pleading guilty to charges related to the November 2021 hit-and-run death of a 10-year-old boy.

Karrie Brunswig, 44, pleaded guilty Monday in Peoria County Circuit Court to leaving the scene of an accident and aggravated DUI in connection with the death of Troy Erving.

Charges of driving under a suspended or revoked license and unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia were dismissed.

Brunswig will be sentenced on Sept 29.

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Tim is the News Director at WCBU Peoria Public Radio.