RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN)—A 21-year-old man has been arrested and charged in connection with a deadly hit-and-run, according to police.
The incident happened Sunday morning around 7 a.m. in the 4400 block of Capital Boulevard. This was near the Four Points by Sheraton Raleigh North Hotel.
Police said a woman died “as a result of the crash, and the vehicle that struck the victim” left the scene.
Through the investigation, officers identified Caleb Ethan Pressley, 21, as the driver of the vehicle.
Police said their preliminary investigation shows “the victim was on the shoulder of the roadway on Capital Boulevard near Calvary Drive” and was not trying to cross the road.
Police said that “Pressley’s vehicle drifted off the roadway to the right and struck the victim with the right front corner of the vehicle.”
Pressley has been charged with misdemeanor death by motor vehicle.
Police are continuing to investigate this incident.