Woman in wheelchair hit, killed while crossing street in Kannapolis


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KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Police say a woman died Sunday evening when she was struck by a vehicle while crossing a Kannapolis roadway in a motorized wheelchair.

According to WSOC, 60-year-old Dee Christy Shuping was attempting to cross North Cannon Boulevard around 7 p.m.

Shuping was not wearing any type of reflective clothing and her wheelchair did not have any lights, police tell WSOC.

No charges are expected to be filed in the collision.

Source: WSOCTV.com

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