Woman hit by truck, killed in Fayetteville


FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) — A woman was killed Monday morning after getting hit by a pickup truck while walking along a service road in Fayetteville, police said.

The incident occurred at 2:20 a.m. near 2466 Gillespie St. when a woman walking along the road was hit by a 2002 Chevrolet Silverado traveling south along the same service road.

The woman was transported to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center where they were pronounced dead. The driver of the pickup was not injured.

Monday afternoon, police said the woman who died was Rebecca Lynn Fields, 34, of the 300 block of Person Street in Fayetteville.

No charges were filed against the driver of the truck.

Anyone with information regarding the traffic crash is asked to contact officers with the Fayetteville Police Department’s Traffic Unit at (910) 433-1830 or Crimestoppers at (910) 483-TIPS (8477).

Crimestoppers information can also be submitted electronically, by visiting http://fay-nccrimestoppers.org and completing the anonymous online tip sheet or by text-a-tip on your mobile device by sending a message to 274637 (in the text box type “4Tip” followed by your message).

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