Police: Highway Patrol SUV strikes pedestrian in Raleigh

— An SUV owned by the North Carolina State Highway Patrol struck a pedestrian early Sunday morning, according to officials with the Raleigh Police Department.

Officials said a woman in her early twenties was crossing Peace Street when she was struck by the vehicle around 3:30 a.m. The woman did not use the crosswalk, authorities said.

The woman was transported to WakeMed with non-life-threatening injuries, including a busted lip. The incident is under investigation.

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