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NCSU Senior Struck By Car, Killed

Posted September 27, 2002 10:09 a.m. EDT

— A North Carolina State University student is dead after being hit by a vehicle while standing in his driveway Early Friday morning.

Raleigh police said the accident happened on Brooks Avenue near Hillsborough Street around 1:30 a.m.

Police said Jennifer Robinson, 23, of Florida was driving a Ford Explorer when she failed to make a turn, ran off the road and into the driveway in the 200 block of Brooks Ave.

Scott Warren Brown, 22, a senior at N.C. State was struck and killed.

Police said Robinson is in the hospital being treated for facial and internal injuries. Police said she faces DWI and manslaughter charges.