RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) – A young girl has died after she was hit by a car on Hillsborough Street in Raleigh Friday night, police confirmed to CBS 17.
The crash happened in front of Ole Time BBQ near SecurCare Self Storage and the intersection at Bashford Road just after 7:30 p.m., the Raleigh Police Department also told CBS 17.
Raleigh Police Public Information Officer Jason Borneo said the girl attempted to cross the street, but was not in a crosswalk. A car traveling eastbound hit her and then fled the scene.
The girl, who has not yet been identified, was taken to WakeMed in Raleigh, where she later died.
Hillsborough Street remains closed between the Ole Time BBQ restaurant and Bashford Road.
The suspect vehicle is described as a white 2006-08 Hyundai hybrid passenger car.