CMPD Investigating After Man Hit, Killed By Light Rail in University City


CHARLOTTE, N.C.- Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are investigating after a Blue Line light rail train hit and killed a pedestrian in University City late Sunday night.

The collision happened around 11:30 p.m. on North Tryon Street at University Pointe Boulevard, near the Walmart.

Police said a man was crossing the intersection when he was struck by the light rail train. He was rushed to the hospital but later died.

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