FUQUAY VARINA, N.C. -- Authorities are investigating a fatal pedestrian accident. David Barber, 54, was hit and killed just before midnight by a car while walking on Old Stage Road in Fuquay Varina.
The driver of the vehicle, Gabriel Velasquez, claims he didn't see Barber. Authorities say alcohol and speed were not factors.
Velasquez is charged with driving with a suspended license.