North Carolina woman struck, killed while walking along interstate

Published 5:44 am Tuesday, October 12, 2021

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A North Carolina woman was killed when she walked along an interstate after arguing with a passenger in her car and was hit by another vehicle, police said.

High Point police said in a news release that its officers found Charmaine Denise Bostick, 44, of High Point in the median near the Interstate 74 interchange with Business Interstate 85 on Saturday, news outlets reported. The department said Bostick died at the scene despite attempts to save her by emergency personnel.

According to police, Bostick got into an argument with a passenger, stopped the car and got out. Police said she walked across the northbound lanes and the median, then began walking south in the southbound lanes when a car struck her.

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The driver of the vehicle that struck Bostick wasn’t hurt and police said they don’t expect any charges to be filed.



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