Drunk driver arrested following hit-and-run

A woman in her 40s has been arrested and faces multiple charges following a hit-and-run in Hochelaga-Maisonneuve.

It happened at about 1:15 A.M. at the corner of Sainte-Catherine St and d'Orléans Ave. 

According to police a man in his 30s was getting out of his own car when he was struck by a passing vehicle, the driver did not stop.

The victim was taken to hospital with injuries to his leg.

Witnesses outside a nearby bar were able to provide officers with enough information to quickly track down the suspect.

The woman was arrested and faces multiple charges including drunk driving.