UPDATE: Pedestrian hit and killed on Brunswick River Bridge identified

BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WWAY) -- A pedestrian who was hit and killed by a car on the Brunswick River Bridge Friday night has been identified.

According to the Leland Police Department, Joshua Adam Hensley, 28 of Southport was killed in the fatal traffic accident.

Officers responded to calls for service about a male walking in and out of traffic on US 17 at approximately 10:15 p.m.

According to the Leland Police Department no charges are expected at this time and information will be provided as details emerge.

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