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Man dies after being hit by car

From Staff ReportsOctober 24, 2008 

Durham police are investigating a fatal traffic accident that occurred Wednesday night on Chapel Hill Boulevard near Legion Avenue.

The accident happened at 9:23 p.m. when a westbound 1999 Chevrolet Blazer driven by Elizabeth Harris, 52, of Ivy Meadow Lane struck a pedestrian, David Brown III, 60, of Vesson Avenue.

Brown was taken to Duke University Hospital, where he died a short time later.

No charges had been filed as of Thursday evening. The accident remains under investigation.

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