1 woman dead after hit-and-run in Randolph County, suspect sought

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LIBERTY, N.C. – A pedestrian has died after a hit-and-run in Randolph County and authorities are looking for the suspect.

Diana Lynn Rego-Lockamy, 35, of Asheboro, has been identified as the victim, according to Trooper K.L. Brooks with the North Carolina State Highway Patrol.

Crews were called to Hwy. 49 near U.S. 421 at about 8:30 p.m. Saturday in reference to a report of a pedestrian struck, according to Randolph County 911.

The suspect vehicle has been described as a silver or grey 2006-2011 Honda Civic with possible damage to the front right. The vehicle was last seen headed northbound on Hwy. 49 at U.S. 421.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with any information can call the North Carolina Highway Patrol at (336) 334-5500.