Man facing slew of charges after hitting, killing pedestrian, Fayetteville police say

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) — A pedestrian was killed and a 59-year-old man is facing a slew of charges following a car vs. pedestrian collision in Fayetteville Wednesday night, police said.

A pedestrian, identified as 28-year-old Bradley Oxendine, of Fayetteville, was walking north on Purdue Drive when he was hit by Rafael Rosado, of Fayetteville, who was heading south on the same road just after 11:50 p.m., according to police.


Oxendine was transported to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center where he later died from his injuries.

Rosado was arrested and charged with felony death by motor vehicle, driving while impaired, failure to maintain lane, displaying a revoked license plate, and no insurance.

Purdue Drive between Raeford Road and Village Drive was closed for a little more than 2 1/2 hours.

Rosado is being held in the Cumberland County Detention Center on a $10,000 secured bond.

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