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Raleigh pedestrian killed by bus on New Bern Avenue

Posted October 26, 2012 11:27 p.m. EDT
Updated October 27, 2012 10:59 a.m. EDT

— A 65-year-old Raleigh man died Friday night after being hit by a Capital Area Transit bus in the 1200 block of New Bern Avenue, police said. 

According to investigators, Wade Junior McCray lost his balance and fell into roadway about 10:30 p.m. as the bus was leaving a bus stop near South Pettigrew Street. 

Charges are not expected to be filed against the bus driver. 

Police closed eastbound lanes of New Bern while investigating the accident and re-routed traffic in the area. 

No other information was released.