Greensboro, NC (July 25, 2021) – A pedestrian was killed in a crash involving an impaired driver in Greensboro on Friday, July 23rd. The crash took place around 10:00 p.m. at the intersection of West Wendover Avenue and Big Tree Way.
According to a report from the scene, 61-year-old Tyrone Terry Lambert, of Greensboro was operating a Nissan Versa when he came to a traffic light at the intersection of Wendover and Big Tree. At the same time, a pedestrian was crossing the road. Lambert failed to stop for the pedestrian, causing a collision. The pedestrian, who has no been identified at this time, suffered critical injuries and died at the scene.
Lambert remained at the site following the collision. After an investigation, police charged with him driving while intoxicated, driving with a revoked license, and felony death by motor vehicle. He was taken to the Guilford County Jail and held under a $15,000 bond.