Pedestrian killed in traffic accident

Jul. 16, 2014 @ 06:59 AM

A pedestrian died in a traffic accident late Tuesday, according to Durham police.

Officers responded at approximately 10:47 p.m  to a vehicle accident involving a pedestrian on NC Hwy. 55 near Meredith Drive.

The pedestrian was transported to an area hospital and died from related injuries.

The accident is being investigated by the Durham Police Department’s Traffic Services Unit. No further information is available at this time.