CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- A man hit by a car in north Charlotte has died at Carolinas Medical Center.

The crash happened shortly before midnight Thursday on North Tryon Street near Bennett Street.

Police say Darryle Dendy, 53, was crossing the street when he was hit. He was not in a pedestrian crosswalk at the time, according to police. The impact threw Dendy onto the grassy shoulder.

According to the police report, the driver pulled over and called 911. He said he didn t see the man, and didn t know what he hit until getting out of the car.

Authorities say speed and alcohol do not appear to be factors.

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