FORSYTH COUNTY, NC. (THECOUNT) — Kelly Poindexter Bowman Jr., of Winston-Salem, has been identified as the pedestrian in a Friday fatal vehicle strike in Forsyth County.

Bowman, 44, was fatally struck by a vehicle near Winston-Salem Friday morning.


According to reports, Bowman was on-foot in the area of Peters Creek Parkway, near Silas Creek Parkway, when he was struck by a passing Hyundai Sonata around 7:30 a.m. Friday.

Bowman was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

The driver remained at the scene and fully cooperated with arriving officials.

Anyone with possible information on the dead incident should contact the Winston-Salem Police Department at (336) 773-7700 or Crime Stoppers at (336) 727-2800. You can also view Crime Stoppers of Winston-Salem on Facebook.

The cause of the death remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Forsyth County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population was 350,670, making it the fourth-most populous county in North Carolina. Its county seat is Winston-Salem – Wikipedia.