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Man seriously injured after hit by vehicle while walking in Rowan County

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ROWAN COUNTY, N.C. — A man was seriously injured after he was hit by a vehicle  in Rowan County, according to Highway Patrol.

At about 12:10 a.m. Friday morning, Kristopher Shane Cruse, of Salisbury, was walking by Old Concord Road near Webb Road.

A vehicle, which troopers believe was a Chevrolet, hit Cruse and left the scene.

Cruse was taken to a Rowan Regional Medical Center with serious injuries before he was transferred to Wake Forest Baptist Hospital.

Troopers ask anyone with information to contact Highway Patrol at (704) 639-7574.

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