SALISBURY, N.C. (WBTV) - A pedestrian was killed on Interstate 85 in Salisbury on Wednesday afternoon.
According to the Highway Patrol, 44-year-old Gabriel R. Basinger of China Grove tried to run across I-85 near E. Innes St when he was hit by a truck. Basinger died at the scene.
The incident happened just after 5 p.m. No charges likely to be filed, according to the Highway Patrol.
Investigators say they don’t know why Basinger was on the interstate.