Pedestrian hit, killed in Clayton, police say

Johnston County News

CLAYTON, N.C. (WNCN) – A pedestrian was hit and killed by a vehicle Friday night on U.S. 70 business in Clayton, police said.

The deadly crash happened near the Walmart, located at 805 Towne Center Blvd., police said around 8:45 p.m. Friday.

The eastbound lanes were closed while police investigated.

Clayton officials later said that charges were not expected in the incident.

A detour was set up. Drivers should avoid the area, if possible.

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