A pedestrian was killed after she was struck by a vehicle in Iredell County early this morning (April 1). The deceased is 39-year-old Amber Trivette Hudspeth of Union Grove.
At about 5:15 a.m. today, the N.C. State Highway Patrol responded to the accident on N.C. Highway 901 near Warren Bridge Road. Ms. Hudspeth was walking in the roadway when she was hit by an eastbound 2020 Honda Pilot driven by a 47-year-old Laurel Springs man. Ms. Hudspeth died at the scene. The driver of the Honda was not injured.
No charges are expected. The roadway was closed for approximately two hours during the on-scene investigation.