Officials investigate deadly hit-and-run

August 16, 2005

by Ben Baeder
of SGV



RUFFIN, N.C. -- Authorities are investigating a deadly hit and run. Jeff Uselton, 40, died in the incident, according to investigators.
His car had broken down on N.C. Highway 700 and he was walking home when he was hit, authorities said.
Troopers with the North Carolina Highway Patrol are looking for a 1980s Mazda truck with front-end damage. Anyone with information is asked to call law enforcement officials.