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Man hit by FedEx truck in west Charlotte dies at hospital

A man hit by a FedEx truck driver on Freedom Drive in west Charlotte early Thursday died Friday at Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said.

Cogan Brody Green, 31, was hit at 12:55 a.m. Thursday in the right eastbound lane on Freedom Drive at Marlene Street, according to police. He had dark clothes on and was not in a crosswalk, police said. Neither speed nor alcohol were contributing factors for the driver, investigators said.

No charges have been filed, but police said their investigation continues. Anyone who saw the crash or has information about the case is asked to call CMPD Detective N.S. Bush at 704-432-2169 or Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

Joe Marusak: 704-358-5067, @jmarusak

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