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This is terrible news and our prayers are with the family and friends during this time. It is another reminder of driving smart and safe.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police released that 87-year-old Stover Chambers was hit on Sunset Road near Beatties Ford Road. Chambers was hit around 8 p.m. on Wednesday and immediately was taken to the hospital for serious injuries. Pm Saturday, Chambers had passed away according to police officials.

The investigation remains ongoing. Police are asking anyone with additional information is asked to call detectives at 704-432-2169 or Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

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