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Police identify pedestrian hit, killed by car

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WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - Carolina Beach Police say a man died after being hit by a car early Sunday morning. The call came in around 2:45 a.m. 

Police say the man, Jeffrey Helms, was walking along the 1100 block of North Lake Park Blvd, when the car hit him. They believe he walked in front of the vehicle.

Police say Helms has family in Carolina Beach. He died around 6 a.m. after being taken to New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

At this point Carolina Beach Police say no charges will be filed.

They say alcohol was a factor for the pedestrian.

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