Police: 3 pedestrians struck by motorist in Greenville

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – Police say there are no major injuries after 3 people were struck by a motorist in Greenville Wednesday morning.

It happened around 7 a.m. at the intersection of Firetower Road and Ashcroft Drive. That’s near the First South Bank and Champions Gym of Greenville and Winterville Charter Academy across the street.

Officers said three people were crossing the intersection headed to the bank when a motorist turning left struck them. Two of those pedestrians that were hit walked away from the incident with no injuries, the other was taken to Vidant Medical Center for treatment.

The motorist, Christopher Dennis, 32, of Greenville , was cited for failure to yield to pedestrians in a crosswalk.

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