Woman killed crossing N.C. 55

From staff reportsJuly 17, 2014 

— A woman died Monday night after she was struck by a car on N.C. 55 near Meredith Drive, Durham police reported.

Brittney Cobb, 24, of Durham was crossing the highway when a northbound car driven by Armando Molino Patino, 51, of Durham struck her.

The accident was reported at 10:47 p.m., according to a news release from police.

Cobb died at a hospital.

No charges were filed, but police said they said they had not yet closed their investigation.

Durham News is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service