WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — A Winnabow man is in critical condition after police say he was hit by a car when crossing the street in downtown Wilmington late last night.
It happened just after 11 p.m. in the 300 block of S. 3rd Street. That’s where officers say Roger Busteed, 47, was crossing the street between Ann and Nun streets when a car hit him. Police say Busteed was taken to the hospital for what officers say were serious injuries.
Police say the driver of the vehicle that hit him, Christy Gilbeau, of Castle Hayne, does not face any charges for the crash at this time. They say Busteed was wearing dark clothing and was crossing the road illegally when he was hit.
WPD is still investigating the crash. At last check, Busteed is still in critical condition.