COOLEEMEE, N.C. — Police are investigating after a woman was hit and killed by a tractor-trailer while walking on N.C. 801.
The woman, identified as 23-year-old Angelica Loj, of Salisbury, was hit around 1:30 p.m.
Police say they believe Loj stepped into the path of the tractor-trailer as she walked along the highway on the north side of Cooleemee.
The driver of the tractor-trailer stopped after the accident and no charges will be issued.
An investigation is ongoing.