Fayetteville Pedestrian Survives Hit-and-Run
Posted August 12, 2000 7:00 a.m. EDT
FAYETTEVILLE — Police say a drunk driver ran down a man in Fayetteville early Sunday morning.
The victim, 45-year-old Kirby Bell, is in stable condition at Cape Fear Valley Hospital.
Police say a white pickup truck hit the man at the intersection of Raeford Road and Putte Williams.
Officers witnessed the accident, and pulled over the truck about half a mile down the road.
They arrested the driver, 34-year-old Ronald Tanner of Autryville.
He is charged with felony hit-and-run and driving while intoxicated.