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Pedestrian killed in Fayetteville wreck

Posted October 28, 2011

— A pedestrian was killed Thursday just before 11 p.m. after being hit by a car near South Eastern Boulevard and Person Street in Fayetteville, police said. 

Authorities said Naja Hamilton, 21, was driving south on South Eastern Boulevard when she struck Wayne Joseph Smith, 50, who was trying to cross the street. 

Smith was pronounced dead after being taken to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center following the wreck.

No charges have been filed. No other information was released. 


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  • Con Amor brings luv and laughter Oct 28, 2011

    When you go to cross the street, watch out where you put your feet. Look both ways and be alert, cause if a car hits you it's gona hurt. Saftey, Saftey it's the very best way to be. Saftey, saftey, it's the best for you and meee!! (A lil jingle that poped into my head)