Garinger High School student hit by SUV has died

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - WBTV has confirmed the high school student hit while crossing the street yesterday in front of Garinger High School has died.

18-year-old Brittany Palmer was walking with a group of friends while crossing East Sugar Creek Road when she was hit by an oncoming SUV. She was a senior at Garinger.

The driver of the SUV has been cooperating with the investigation and no charges have been filed.

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