Wake County

Pedestrian hit crossing Poole Road in Raleigh

A pedestrian was seriously hurt Tuesday night when he was struck by a car while crossing Poole Road , police said.

The man, who is 60 years old, was trying to cross Poole Road near Peyton Street when he was hit about 9:15 p.m., police said in a statement.

The man, whose identity police did not disclose, was taken to WakeMed Raleigh hospital.

Police said they were investigating the circumstances of the accident, but they had not filed any charges against the car driver Tuesday night.