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Pedestrian fatally struck by car in west Charlotte

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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

Police in Charlotte say a 30-year-man was intoxicated when he was fatally hit by a car on Billy Graham Parkway Monday night.

The incident was reported at 9:51 p.m. on the 4900 block of Billy Graham Parkway, according to the news release from the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department.

Police say the man was attempting to cross the street and was struck in the right lane of Billy Graham Parkway.  

Medic responded and transported the pedestrian to Carolina's Medical Center with life threatening injuries. 
 
Police say speed was not a factor in the crash. 

The pedestrian was not in a crosswalk and was impaired. 
 
The pedestrian died as a result of injuries he sustained during the crash early Tuesday morning.

Police have not released the man's name.

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