Thomasville, NC -- Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal accident involving a pedestrian near Thomasville Friday night.
Sgt. Pace says the accident happened on Old U.S. Hwy 64 near N.C. 109, about 7.5 miles south of Thomasville around 6:30 p.m.
Pace said Jackie Maranda Harrison, 37, and two others were walking with traffic on the highway in dark clothing. A driver in an Infiniti, couldn't see the group in the dark and hit Harrison.
She died on the scene.
Pace stressed the importance of walking against traffic in these situations so pedestrians can see vehicles as they approach.
No charges have been filed at this time. Troopers will sit down with the district attorney to discuss the case.
N.C. Highway Patrol