Wake County

85-year-old man killed crossing Falls of Neuse Road in Raleigh

An 85-year-old man was killed Thursday when police say he was hit by a car whose driver then fled the scene.

James Howard Camp was struck by a vehicle traveling south on the 9500 block of Falls of Neuse Road as he was crossing the road, a Raleigh Police Department news release said.

Officers were dispatched to the scene at 8:34 p.m.

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