Wilmington woman killed in early morning hit-and-run on Market Street

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — A woman was hit and killed early Friday morning in Wilmington, police say.

Wilmington police officers were dispatched to the 4300 block of Market Street around 4:30 a.m. to a report of a pedestrian hit by a vehicle.

EMS arrived and found Stephanie Chesire, 30, from Wilmington had been hit. She died at the scene.

Wilmington Police are asking for the public’s help to identify a vehicle that may have been involved. Photos of the vehicle were taken around 4:28 a.m. at Market Street and New Centre Drive.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the police department at (910) 343-3609.

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