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Fayetteville hit and run victim dies

Posted February 6, 2014 6:00 p.m. EST
Updated February 6, 2014 6:01 p.m. EST

— A man struck by a vehicle while walking on Wednesday has died, police said.

Jerry Williams, 59, was struck by a vehicle while walking on North Street near Brinkley Drive at about 11:36 p.m. Wednesday. The driver fled the scene, leaving Williams in critical condition.

Williams passed away on Thursday from his injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Fayetteville police’s traffic unit at (910) 433-1826 or Crimestoppers at (910) 483-TIPS. Crimestoppers information can also be submitted through an anonymous online tip sheet.