ROBESON COUNTY, NC (WMBF) – A pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle Thursday night on North Carolina Highway 41 near John Henry Lee Road, according to Trp. M.J. Connor with the NC Highway Patrol.
The victim has been identified as Danny Russel Cooper, 67, of Lumberton.
Trp. Connor says the accident occurred around 10:00 p.m. The victim was walking eastbound on NC Highway 41 and was struck by a car traveling southbound. Cooper was crossing the roadway and walked out in front of the car, Trp. Conner added.
The vehicle stopped after striking the victim. No charges are expected to be filed.