Garner pedestrian killed in wreck on US 70
Posted July 28
Raleigh, N.C. — A 50-year-old Garner man died early Monday after being hit by a car as he walked across U.S. Highway 70 near Auburn-Knightdale Road in Wake County, State Highway Patrol officials said.
According to investigators, Patrick Pair attempted to cross the highway at about 7:15 a.m. when he was hit by a 2014 Hyundai traveling westbound on U.S. 70.
Pair was taken to WakeMed, where he died.
Gabriel Neal, 37, of Clayton, was driving the Hyundai that struck Pair. Officials said he would not be charged in the wreck.