GARNER, N.C. (WNCN) — Garner police are investigating a fatal pedestrian-involved crash on U.S. Highway 401 Friday morning.
The crash occurred around 6:15 a.m. on U.S. 401 at Mechanical Boulevard.
According to police, a vehicle hit a pedestrian trying to cross the highway. Isias Jiminez-Rangel, 54, of 1015 Hightower Road in Raleigh, was killed as a result of the collision.
The right northbound and right turn lanes on U.S. 401 at Mechanical Boulevard were closed for nearly four hours, but reopened just before 10:15 a.m., police said.
Police do not expect to file charges against the driver.
This story will be updated as more information becomes available.