GASTONIA, N.C. – Police in Gastonia are investigating after a pedestrian was stuck by a tractor-trailer Thursday night.
According to the Gastonia Police Department, 41-year-old Cindy Lynn Beam walked into the path of a Freightliner truck that was being driven by a man from Virginia in the 2500 block of North Chester Street.
Officials say that Beam suffered life-threatening injuries and was taken to CaroMont Regional Medical Center.
Police say they are not pursuing charges in the case.
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