Pedestrian struck, killed by vehicle in Charlotte

One person is dead after being struck by an automobile in Charlotte Tuesday, according to police.

The incident happened on John Price Road in the Steele Creek area around 7 p.m.

Police said the victim, whose name has not been released, may have been in the roadway when they were struck. They were pronounced dead at the scene.

A second person was transported from the scene to Carolinas Medical Center with minor injuries. Officials have not released their name or said how they were injured.

Investigators have not said if any charges are being filed.