Man fails to use crosswalk, struck by car



CHARLOTTE, N.C. - A man suffered life-threatening injuries after he was hit by a car in north Charlotte Tuesday night.

Police said the man was hit as he tried to cross Statesville Avenue at Holland Avenue about 8 p.m.

Officers said the man had just stepped off the median when a car hit him.

The driver stopped and is not facing any charges.

The crash temporarily shut down the northbound lanes of Statesville Avenue.