CHARLOTTE, NC (FOX 46) - Charlotte-Mecklenburg police have identified the homeless man that was hit and killed by a car in west Charlotte on Sunday.
The man has been identified as Stacey Negron, 55. Officers said next of kin has been identified.
The accident happened around 5 a.m. Sunday, March 26 along the 4500 block of Billy Graham Parkway. CMPD said they arrived to see a man unresponsive in the roadway. Negron died on scene.
Negron had been hit by 28-year-old Rigoberto De La Rosa Nunez who was driving a 2008 BMW X5.
Police and other sources tell FOX 46 Charlotte the deceased man was homeless and was well-known in the area.
Nunez has been traveling south in the left lane on Billy Graham Parkway when the man crossed west to east not in a marked crosswalk against the traffic when he was struck in the intersection.
Nunez did not suffer any injuries.
Police believe speed and alcohol impairment are not factors for the driver.
The crash remains under investigation.
Any witnesses are asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.