First pedestrian killed in Whiteville in over 4 years

Posted by Debra Worley - email

WHITEVILLE, NC (WECT) - A woman died Monday night after running into the path of a vehicle in front of Columbus Regional Healthcare.

Accoding to the Whiteville News Reporter, 40-year-old Atabia Margarit Hall of Clarkton was hit by a Ford SUV driven by 24-year-old Ariana Garcia Key.

The accident report states Hall was knocked over 90 feet by the impact reported at 45 mph.

Hall's death is the first pedestrian fatality in Whiteville since February 2005.

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