Pedestrian dies after he’s hit by vehicle in Fayetteville, police say

Cumberland County News

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) — A man died after he was hit by a car while trying to cross a street in Fayetteville Sunday night, police said.

The incident was reported just after 8:15 p.m. along South Reilly Road, according to a news release from Fayetteville police.

A male was trying to cross the street when he was hit by a 2016 Nissan and he died at the scene, the news release said.

Police later identified the man who died as Orlando Fleming, 53, of Fayetteville.

Police closed South Reilly Road between Jefferey Drive and Glencoe Street until about 11:20 p.m.

Police said no charges have been filed as of Sunday night.

Police said anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact Officer C. Biggerstaff at (910) 751-1382 or Crimestoppers at (910) 483-TIPS (8477).

Copyright 2022 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories

Click here for full list of trending stories
Cumberland County Sandhills Current Temperatures
Fayetteville radar