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Pedestrian killed in Fayetteville

Posted May 18, 2013
Updated May 19, 2013

— A 52-year-old man has died after, police say, he walked into traffic and was hit by a car on Yadkin Road near Santa Fe Drive in Fayetteville.

Donald Ovalle was struck shortly before 9 p.m. Friday, police said. He was taken to Cape Fear Valley Hospital, where he died.

The crash is still being investigated, but police do not anticipate charges against the driver.

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  • IPayYouPay May 20, 2013

    Come to Raleigh. They're walking out into the streets everywhere you go up here. When they said Pedestrians ALWAYS have the right of way that gave pedestrians the thought process that they can walk out anywhere anytime those so choose. It's extremely frustrating.