Lindsay Lohan Charged with Leaving Scene of Accident in NYC

The actress allegedly hit a pedestrian while driving her Porsche in downtown Manhattan.
3:00 | 09/20/12

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We're back at 7:43, with new troubles for lindsay lohan. The hollywood star allegedly leaving the scene of an accident, after hitting a pedestrian while driving a porsche late at night in downtown manhattan. She has been arrested at least once before for dui. So, the question now is, was she under the influence? Abc's rob nelson has the story. Reporter: This morning, another run-in with the law is being added to lindsay lohan's rap sheet. New york police say that as the actress was trying to park a friend's porsche suv on this undergrand ramp on wednesday, she clipped a 34-year-old. One of the two in the car reportedly checked of the man. Lohan, herself, went into a nearby nightclub, after reportedly exchanging words with the victim. When she returned two hours later, police were waiting. She comes back about 2:30 in the morning, where she is arrested for leaving the scene. Reporter: According to "the new york daily news," the victim said, quote, they drove off like it didn't matter. Detectives say it's hard to tell from surveillance video, where lohan made contact with the man. Police have not yet released that video. This photograph reportedly shows lohan at a slash concert earlier in the evening. It was posted on twitter. Lohan's publicist is downplaying the episode, calling it much ado about nothing. Still, it's another block eye for the 26-year-old star, who seems to have become as well-known for her legal problems as hrer if movies. In march, a judge ended lindsay's probation fo a dui conviction. And she is still under probation for a shoplifting conviction. Police say they do not believe chal played a role in wednesday morning's incident. No breathalyzer test was given. The alleged hit and run comes just days after low hand used twitter to chide amanda bynes, who has had her own fair share of mishaps, including a dui arrest and two hit and runs. After her arrest, lohan was cited and quickly released. She is due back in court october 23rd. We're still waiting for new york police to replace the surveillance tape. It's unclear what the tape will show. And if the latest accusations have been exaggerated. That's the latest. Saga continues. Yes. Tim tebow's looking, we may have found a perfect match. Get him and lindsay together, maybe. I don't think so. No? Maybe not? Thanks, rob.

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