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Pedestrian taken to hospital after being hit by car

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WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – A pedestrian was hit by a vehicle on Carolina Beach Road near Coastal Carwash and Monkey Junction Walmart around 8 p.m. Tuesday, according to New Hanover County Dispatch officials.

The victim was taken to New Hanover Regional Medical Center, but the extent of his or her injuries are unknown at this time.

Witnesses told Highway Patrol troopers on the scene that the victim was walking around after the accident.

The trooper says the pedestrian was crossing the street as the stop light turned green, so it was a low-speed collision.

Troopers say the driver will not face any charges.

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