Durham County

July 16, 2014

Woman hit, killed while crossing NC 55 in Durham

A woman crossing NC 55 near Meredith Drive was hit by a car and killed Monday night, Durham police reported.

A woman died Monday night after she was struck by a car on N.C. 55 near Meredith Drive, Durham police reported.

They said Brittney Cobb, 24, of Durham was crossing the highway when a northbound car driven by Armando Molino Patino, 51, of Durham struck her.

The accident was reported at 10:47 p.m., according to a news release from police.

Cobb died at a hospital.

No charges were filed, police said Tuesday morning, but they said they had not yet closed their investigation.

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