28-year-old killed in Orange County hit and run

Orange County News

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HILLSBOROUGH, N.C. (WNCN) – A 28-year-old man was identified early Friday morning as the victim in a fatal hit-and-run that occurred in Orange County, the Highway Patrol said.

John Lewis Aldridge was struck and killed on Wilkerson Road in Orange County around 6:35 a.m. Thursday.

The suspect and vehicle failed to remain at the scene and are currently unknown.

The State Highway Patrol said the driver was traveling south at the time of the hit-and-run and police are asking anyone with information to contact the Raleigh Communications Center at (336) 334-5500.

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