Man in wheelchair dies after he’s hit by car in Rocky Mount

Local News

ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (WNCN)– A man in a wheelchair was hit by a car in Rocky Mount Thursday night and died, police say.

The incident was reported around 9 p.m. at the intersection of W. Raleigh Boulevard and Williford Street, according to a news release from Rocky Mount police.

A 59-year-old man who was in a wheelchair was hit by a car and died, police said.

The name of the man who died is not being released until his relatives are contacted.

Police said a crash reconstruction unit responded to the scene and is still investigating the crash.

No other information was released.

Copyright 2021 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.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