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Pedestrian killed by car near Garner

Posted November 30, 2011 10:22 p.m. EST
Updated November 30, 2011 11:48 p.m. EST

— A man was struck and killed by a van heading south on U.S. Highway 401 Wednesday near Garner, the State Highway Patrol said.

Fausto Cabeza, 42, of Fuquay-Varina, was near the intersection with State Road 1010 in Wake County when he struck the pedestrian, who wasn't carrying any identification.

Anyone with information on the possible identity of the victim is asked to call troopers at 919-733-3861. He is described as a light-skinned black man in his mid-50s.

It wasn't immediately clear whether Cabeza would be charged.