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Charges filed in ’07 hit-and-run

Six years after a hit-and-run driver killed two pedestrians on Route 1 in Saugus, a grand jury has charged three people with conspiracy and misleading investigators in connection with the January 2007 accident.

Michael S. Tranchita Jr., 33, of Winchester, one of the three people indicted Friday in Essex County, is also­ charged with leaving the scene of a death.

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