23-year-old man killed in hit-and-run in Mebane

MEBANE, N.C. (WNCN) – A 23-year-old man was killed in a hit-and-run in Mebane Sunday, police said.

Christopher Scott Askey died around 5:40 p.m. as a result of injuries sustained from the hit and run incident.

Mebane police officers responded to the area of N. Third Street and W. Center Street just after 6:45 p.m. Sunday in reference to a hit-and-run involving a pedestrian.

Askey was walking in the crosswalk when he was struck, police said. The suspect vehicle left the scene after hitting Askey.

Police said they’re working to determine the make and model of the suspect vehicle based upon evidence they were able to gather at the scene.

Askey was transported to the hospital and is listed in critical/unstable condition.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Mebane Police Department at (919)-563-9031 or Alamance County Crime Stoppers at (336)-229-7100.

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