Durham man struck by car dies from injuries

From staff reportsNovember 19, 2013 

— A man who was struck by a car near Duke University’s main campus late Monday night has died.

Police say Osahon Osifo, 23, of Durham was crossing South LaSalle Street near Campus Walk Avenue about 11:20 p.m. when he was hit by a Honda Accord. The Durham Police Department announced Wednesday evening that he had died from his injuries earlier in the day.

Police say there was no indication that the driver of the car, Yu Chen, 27, of Durham, was speeding or under the influence of alcohol when the accident happened. No charges have been filed, but the accident remains under investigation, police said.

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