Raleigh woman charged with hitting construction worker on Rock Quarry Road, police say

Wake County News

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) – A Raleigh woman is facing multiple charges after police say she hit a construction worker on Rock Quarry Road Friday morning.

According to police, Amber Christine Stovall, 32, was driving west on Rock Quarry Road at approximately 3:30 a.m. when she got to a construction area in the 3300-block of the road and was directed to stop by a worker.

Stovall stopped as directed, but then, for an unknown reason, she decided to move forward and struck a construction worker with her vehicle, police said.

The worker was taken to WakeMed for treatment of non-life threatening injuries to the leg.

Stovall is charged with felony hit-and-run injury and unsealed wine/liquor in the passenger area. Arrest records show she’s also facing a charge of reckless driving – wanton disregard.

She is being held in the Wake County Detention Center under a $15,000 secured bond.

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