Man hit by vehicle while crossing Wedington Drive in Fayetteville



FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — A 42-year-old man was hit by a vehicle while attempting to cross traffic on Wedington Drive in Fayetteville on Thursday, according to Sergeant Tony Murphy with the Fayetteville Police Department.

The man was hit at around 7 p.m. near the Casey’s convenience store while attempting to cross traffic from the south. Murphy said the man was not in a crosswalk.

He was taken to a local medical facility. According to Murphy, he was initially in serious condition but is now stable.

The cause of the accident is under investigation.

Last January, a 61-year-old Fayetteville woman, Cheryl Rae Anderson, was hit and killed by multiple vehicles near the same intersection on Wedington Drive.

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