WAKE COUNTY, N.C. (WTVD) -- A 37-year-old man is in the hospital after police said he was hit by a car early Thursday morning.
The incident happened around 1 a.m. on I-540 near the I-40 interchange.
Officers said the man was walking in the middle of the road when he was hit by a silver BMW, traveling roughly 70 miles per hour.
After impact, police said the driver stopped about a mile down the road.
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The man was taken to Duke University Hospital.
Officials haven't released his condition; however, they said he's expected to recover.
Police have yet to release the identities of those involved.
No charges have been filed.
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