Pedestrian struck on I-485 dies

Pedestrian struck on I-485 dies

Pedestrian struck on I-485 dies

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by WCNC.com staff

WCNC.com

Posted on February 15, 2014 at 1:08 PM

Updated Saturday, Feb 15 at 11:57 PM

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The pedestrian who was struck on I-485 Friday has died.

The crash caused a major pile up near Pineville around 9 p.m.  According to Highway Patrol, Billy Vale, 46 of Clover, South Carolina, hit a patch of ice on I-485 and was out of his vehicle and standing on the interstate at the time of impact.

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A second vehicle traveling behind Vale’s car also hit a patch of ice causing their vehicle to hit Vale. He later died at Carolina’s Medical Center.

Authorities say the investigation is ongoing, and currently no one is facing charges.


 

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