Suspected drunk driver kills pedestrian who moved from NC, sheriff’s office says

FRESNO, Calif. (WNCN) – A man who moved from Lee County to California last year was hit and killed Friday by a suspected driver driver in Fresno.

Joshua Whittington, 26, was walking near Shaw and Marty avenues in Northwest Fresno when police said he was hit and killed, KSEE reported.

The 28-year-old driver was arrested for driving under the influence and faces a manslaughter charge.

Whittington had moved from Broadway to Fresno last year, the Fresno County Sheriff’s Office said.

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