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Man struck, killed by car in north Charlotte

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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

Police in Charlotte say a man was intoxicated when he tried to cross the street and was hit by an oncoming vehicle late Tuesday night.

The driver, 40-year-old Tracey Arnez Gaiten, stopped in the 3400 block of Statesville Avenue and waited for police to get there.


The man was rushed to the hospital and underwent surgery, but he died a short time later.

Police have not released the victim's name because they are working to locate his family.

Gaiten and her passenger were not hurt. There is no word on charges.

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