Pedestrian killed in Raleigh

RALEIGH Police say 43-year-old Zona Neal died at the scene of the accident Friday evening.

She was crossing south Saunders Street at Ileagnes Road around 8:22 p.m.

Neal was attempting to cross seven lanes of traffic when she was struck by a vehicle in the far right lane of the northbound lanes.

Raleigh Police said the driver of the vehicle wiil not face charges.

Police had to re-route motorists around the accident scene to Wilmington Street in order to keep traffic flowing downtown.

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