Police: Drunk driver kills man while crossing the road in Mooresville

- A Hickory man is facing multiple charges after Mooresvile police said he struck a man while he was crossing the street, killing him. 

The incident happened just after 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 20 on Williamson Road. 

Upon arrival, members of Mooresville Police and Mooresville Fire-Rescue located Jeffrey Patrick Archer, 52, of Troutman, in the roadway.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.  

Claydon Laural Turner, 30, of Hickory has been charged with felony death by motor vehicle and DWI.  

The incident remains under investigation by the Mooresville Police Department.  

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