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Woman, 78, dies after being hit by vehicle

Posted October 28, 2010 7:02 a.m. EDT
Updated October 29, 2010 2:13 p.m. EDT

— A 78-year-old woman died after being hit by a vehicle while crossing a Raleigh street Wednesday evening, police said.

Nannie Evans Bullock, of Raleigh, was trying to cross Cross Link Road, between Dandridge and Hadley drives, around 7 p.m. when she was struck by a 2005 Ford pickup. Bullock was pronounced dead at WakeMed.

Bullock was not in a crosswalk and stepped off the sidewalk into the path of the pickup, according to the wreck report. The driver was unable to stop.

The report states that the pickup truck was going at the legal speed limit of 35 mph. The area was not lit, according to the report.

Police have not filed any charges.