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.
Lenoir County Highway Patrol Troopers were on the scene of a what was called in as a pedestrian being hit by a car. Troopers say that it happened around 7:42 Saturday evening, on the Green-Haynes Road off of Highway 55. Troopers say the pedestrian was killed when he was hit by a vehicle. The identity of the victim is unknown at this time, as is how the accident occurred.