Man dies after he’s hit by van in Durham, police say

Durham County News

DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) — A pedestrian died after he was hit by a minivan in Durham Saturday night, police said.

The incident was reported around 11 p.m. at the intersection of Horton Road and North Duke Street, according to Durham police.

A man was hit by the van and died at the scene. The driver of the van, which had major front-end damage, remained at the scene after the crash.

The man has since been identified as Robert Morrow.

Police said that their investigation showed that “Morrow was crossing the roadway without the pedestrian cross signal active and that the southbound lanes of Duke Street were emitting a steady green light.”

Authorities said they don’t believe alcohol, speed, or drugs were involved. No charges have been filed at this time.

The wreck is still under investigation, police said.

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