A North Carolina State Highway Patrol trooper was filling up with gas nearby when someone notified the officer of the assault shortly after midnight.
A North Carolina State Highway Patrol trooper was filling up with gas nearby when someone notified the officer of the assault shortly after midnight. Getty Images/iStockphoto
A North Carolina State Highway Patrol trooper was filling up with gas nearby when someone notified the officer of the assault shortly after midnight. Getty Images/iStockphoto

Driver sought in hit-and-run that killed man walking in Modesto

September 12, 2018 08:01 AM