CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Charlotte Mecklenburg police have arrested a woman accused of hitting and killing a pedestrian early Saturday morning.

Police say Ricky Neal was hit while trying to cross Beatties Ford Road around 3 a.m. Saturday.

Neal died at the hospital later Saturday morning.

Authorities have arrested Racquel Mallory and charged her with Driving While Impaired.

Police are still investigating the accident and anyone with information is asked to call the CMPD Major Crash Investigations Unit at 704-432-2169.

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