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Pedestrian Struck on I-85 Identified

Posted November 18, 1996 12:00 a.m. EST

— The North Carolina Highway Patrol has released the identity of a pedestrian who was hit and killed on Interstate 40 in Wake County.

Troopers say 36-year-old Valerie Denise Munden tried to cross the eastbound lanes of the highway near Airport Blvd. She was struck by several different vehicles.

According to authorities, the victim was homeless.