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Fayetteville Man Killed Crossing Street

Posted March 18, 1997 12:00 a.m. EST

— An elderly man died this morning after he was struck by a car while crossing the street.

Police said 83-year0old James Earnest Eddy of Fayetteville was crossing from a fast food restaurant when an oncoming car hit him. Investigators said they would not charge the driver since the man ran out in front of the car.

The driver was not hurt in the accident.