24-year-old hit, killed while walking across I-440 in Raleigh

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) – Interstate-440 eastbound between Glenwood Avenue and Six Forks Road was closed after a 24-year-old was hit and killed while walking in the roadway early Sunday, police said.


Raleigh police said Depredion Desean Turner was walking north across the I-440 when he was hit by a 2016 Dodge Charger.

Turner died at the scene.

The driver of the Charger, who CBS North Carolina is not identifying at this time, was not injured in the collision.

The accident happened just before 7 a.m.

That portion of the interstate was closed for about two hours.

Raleigh police are still investigating the collision.

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