A pedestrian was killed in a traffic collision in Orange County Tuesday evening.
Orange County Emergency Services said the incident occurred in front of the church at 9108 Bethel Hickory Grove Church Road in Chapel Hill just after 6 p.m.
Authorities said a man wearing dark clothing person was hit and pronounced dead at the scene.
The North Carolina State Highway Patrol is investigating the fatal accident. Investigators believe the driver attempted to swerve to miss the man but made contact.
The identity of the victim and the driver were not released.