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Lenoir police continue search for pickup truck in woman’s death

Lenoir police continued to search Friday for a dark pickup truck that hit an already injured woman who was lying on U.S. 321 Thursday morning.
Lenoir police continued to search Friday for a dark pickup truck that hit an already injured woman who was lying on U.S. 321 Thursday morning. WBTV

Lenoir police continued to search Friday for a dark pickup truck that hit an already injured woman who was lying on U.S. 321 Thursday morning.

Michelle Anne Holt, 47, of Wilkesboro, was hit by a vehicle as she tried to cross the road in the 300 block, police said. The pickup then hit her and drove away.

The truck was last seen traveling north on U.S. 321 (Blowing Rock Boulevard), police said.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of the pickup is asked to call police at 828-757-2100 or, to remain anonymous, Crimestoppers at 828-758-8300.

Joe Marusak: 704-358-5067, @jmarusak

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