Police ID man killed in Holly Springs crash

06/15/2014 7:45 PM

06/15/2014 7:46 PM

Police have identified the pedestrian who died after being struck by a car just before 11 p.m. Saturday night.

The victim, who was hit at the intersection of N.C. 55 and New Hill Road, was Jesse Lemar Lawrence, 33, of Holly Springs.

Lawrence died early Sunday at Wake Medical Center.

The driver of the car, Darrius Gilbert, 20, of Holly Springs, has been charged with driving while impaired and police are continuing to investigate the incident.

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