(FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) - A pedestrian was struck and killed Thursday morning near IKEA in University City, police said.
The incident happened in the 7000 block of University City Blvd. CMPD said a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene. No word on their identity at this time.
Drivers in the area were asked to take Ikea Blvd. to University Pointe Blvd. to I-85 as an alternate route.
No other information was immediately available.
CMPD is investigating a traffic fatality which has occurred in the 7000 block of University City Blvd. A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle and pronounced deceased. pic.twitter.com/7u8bEtIDuy— CMPD News (@CMPD) June 20, 2019