A winter weather advisory is in effect until 7am on Saturday for Beaufort, Mainland Hyde, Martin, Outer Banks Dare, Tyrrell, Washington and western Dare County. The threats are black ice and slick roadways.
A special panel investigating the March shooting incident involving a Marine special operations company in Afghanistan heard testimony today in a closed session.
The panel heard from the first U.S. investigator to examine the shooting.
Air Force Colonel Patrick Pihana was appointed to investigate the shooting the day after the March 4 shooting in Nangahar Province. He concluded the report in early April, the same month a probe by the Naval Criminal investigative Service began.
A spokesman says Pihana's conclusions are part of the ongoing investigation and couldn't be released.
The Marines have testified they came under fire and shot back on Highway One after a suicide bomber detonated his vehicle nearby. An NCIS investigator testified he didn't find any evidence that the Marines were fired on before they returned fire.