Pedestrian dies after being hit by vehicle in Rolesville

Wake County News

ROLESVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) — Part of Main Street in Rolesville is closed after a pedestrian was hit and killed by a vehicle Friday night.

The incident was reported around 8:20 p.m. in the 900 block of South Main Street, according to officials.

UPDATE: Man identified after being hit, killed by car in Rolesville

Police said the wreck happened as the victim, who lived in Rolesville, was walking southbound on the road.

The driver of the vehicle involved was also driving southbound. 

Police said that the driver’s vehicle hit the victim and kept going a short distance before turning around and the driver then called police. The victim’s name was not released.

As of 10:10 p.m. the entire road was blocked between the 900 and 600 blocks of South Main Street, just south of Burlington Mills Road. The road will likely be closed for several more hours.

Rolesville police said that charges are not expected in the crash.

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