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.
The victim of a car train collision in Craven County is improving. Geoffrey Whaley, 18 years old from Cove City, had to be airlifted to Pitt County Memorial Hospital Tuesday. Authorities say he failed to stop for a train at a railroad crossing on Old Highway 70 in Cove City that didn't have flashing lights or a mechanical stop gate. Whaley is listed in good condition.