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NFL Running Back Sued for Hit and Run

1/4/2010 11:01 AM PST

NFL Running Back Sued for Hit and Run

Buffalo Bills star running back Marshawn Lynch is in for another long off-season -- dude's being sued by the woman he ran over during an alleged drunken hit-and-run incident back in 2008.

In the lawsuit, filed in Erie County Court, the 27-year-old victim, Kimberley Shpeley, claims Lynch was drunk when he got behind the wheel of his Porsche Cayenne in Buffalo at 3:30 AM on May 31, 2008 and struck her as she was attempting to cross the street.

Lynch was investigated for the incident, and ultimately reached a deal with prosecutors that kept him out of jail -- though he did plead guilty to something called "failure to exercise due care toward a pedestrian" and had to pay a $100 fine.

Now, the victim is demanding an unspecified amount of cash for the "severe personal injuries" she claims she suffered. Watch TMZ Sports on FS1 Get the new TMZ Sports app!


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