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Pedestrian Killed in Downtown Raleigh

Posted January 23, 2008
Updated January 24, 2008

— Raleigh police were investigating a fatal wreck at the intersection of Martin Luther King Boulevard and Coleman Street.

A pedestrian was killed shortly after 8 p.m. Wednesday when he was struck by a vehicle driven by Jahmal Washington.

The victim's name was being withheld pending notification of next-of-kin. Washington was charged with driving with a revoked license and driving without vehicle insurance.