Woman suffers life-threatening injuries after being hit by pickup truck in Fayetteville

Cumberland County News

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) — Fayetteville police are investigating after a woman was struck by a pickup truck Thursday night.

Police were dispatched to the intersection of Village Drive and Boone Trail around 10:05 p.m. Upon arrival, officers located a 2018 Nissan Frontier in the roadway that had struck a woman.

The 48-year-old Spring Lake woman, who had life-threatening injuries, was taken to Cape Fear Valley hospital for treatment.

A 35-year-old Fayetteville man was driving the pickup that hit the woman, police said.

Police closed Village Drive at Boone Trail for around two hours and traffic was being rerouted around the scene as the Fayetteville Police Department’s Traffic Unit conducted an investigation.

The cause of the crash and the events leading up to it remain under investigation, police said.

Anyone with information regarding this traffic crash is asked to contact Ofc. J. Smith with the Fayetteville Police Department Traffic Unit at (910) 703-0430 or Cumberland County Crimestoppers at (910) 483-TIPS (8477).

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