Amanda Bynes 'involved in another hit and run'
Published May 27 2012, 12:25 BST | By Colin Daniels
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has been involved in yet another driving incident, it has been alleged.
The Easy A
star is accused of slamming into a car on the 101 Freeway in the San Fernando Valley on April 10 and fleeing the scene.
The victim told police that she was hit by a 5 series BMW, which exited the freeway and went through a red light when she tried to give chase, TMZ
The unnamed woman, who only got a profile view of the driver, took the license plate number, which the California Highway Patrol determined was from an Enterprise rental car.
The victim contacted Enterprise, who told her Amanda Bynes had rented the vehicle. She visited a CHP substation and identified Bynes from a photo lineup, which used the mugshot from her previous DUI arrest.
The case was referred to a filing officer at the LA City Attorney's Office, who immediately rejected it because there was no independent witness to identify Bynes as the driver.
Bynes was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol
in April after hitting a police car. She was released on $5,000 bail
but was spotted texting while driving
just days later.
The actress, who also drove away from police in March
, went on to hold up traffic
in West Hollywood. It later emerged that Bynes had been in a personal crisis and "feeling lost"