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Pedestrian killed in Fayetteville hit-and-run

Posted October 18, 2012 10:16 p.m. EDT

— Police are searching for the driver of a truck or SUV that struck and killed a 53-year-old woman in Fayetteville Thursday evening.

Barbara Thaggard, of Lake Avenue in Spring Lake, was crossing Grove Street, near the B Street intersection, when she was hit around 7 p.m. The driver did not stop, police said.

While Thaggard was lying in the road, she was struck by a second vehicle.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 910-483-TIPS.