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Goldsboro pedestrian killed

Posted August 23, 2010

A Goldsboro man died Saturday night after he was hit by a car while walking along a Wayne County highway.

Police said Monday that Michael David Smith, 40, was wearing dark clothing when a vehicle struck him shortly before 10:30 p.m. on U.S. Highway 117 Alternate near West Ash Street.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators said they do not anticipate filing charges against the driver, identified only as Tiffany Mills.

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  • Skywatch_NC Aug 23, 2010

    Wonders why an individual would be wearing dark clothing while walking alongside a traffic artery at night?