Driver in Raleigh hit-and-run was going under speed limit
Posted January 29, 2013
Raleigh, N.C. — A Raleigh woman charged in a hit-and-run that seriously injured a man early Monday was traveling under the speed limit when she hit him, according to a wreck report released Tuesday.
Yvonne McDade, 22, of 537 Marble St., was charged with felony hit-and-run Monday afternoon after, police said, she hit Ray Anthony Hemingway, 50, with the car she was driving near the intersection of North Raleigh Boulevard and Milburnie Road.
According to the report, McDade was traveling 41 mph in a 45 mph speed zone.
Hemingway was crossing North Raleigh Boulevard, while the crossing signal indicated not to cross, when McDade hit him and fled the scene, the report stated.
Hemingway was listed in critical condition Tuesday morning at WakeMed in Raleigh.
McDade, who was jailed under a $45,000 bond, also faces charges of driving while license revoked and resisting, delaying or obstructing a law enforcement officer.