Raleigh man charged after hit and run
Posted November 29, 2011
Raleigh, N.C. — A Raleigh man has been charged with felony hit and run after he hit a pedestrian and tried to drive away Monday night, police said.
Authorities say Bodley Castelly, 33, hit Dennis Wade Tracy, 36, at the corner of South Wilmington Street and Pecan Road around 8:40 p.m. as Tracy tried to cross the street.
Castelly attempted to leave the scene but turned down a dead-end street and was quickly caught, police said.
Tracy was treated and released from WakeMed.
Several lanes of South Wilmington Street were blocked for about 30 minutes while investigators tried to determine what happened.
No other information has been released.