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Male pedestrian dies after being hit by two cars in Durham

Posted September 16, 2014 9:32 p.m. EDT
Updated September 17, 2014 5:17 a.m. EDT


— A man was killed Tuesday night after being struck by two vehicles on Old Oxford Road between Roxboro Street and Dearborn Drive, Durham police said.

The victim was crossing the street at about 8:30 p.m. when he was struck by one vehicle, then hit by a second vehicle, police said. The man, whose identity is currently unknown, was pinned under the second vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators are determining what caused the accident and if any charges will be filed.

Anyone with information about the incident should call Durham Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200. Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for tips that help solve felony cases and callers never have to identify themselves.