Child Hit By Van Dies

A 7 year old boy struck by a minivan in Martin county has died from his injuries. Lawmen say Ricky Juwan Howard was struck by a Chrysler minivan around 7 Friday evening at 8447 Prison Camp road. Howard was treated locally then transported to Pitt County Memorial Hospital. He died Saturday. Lawmen say the driver is not being charged, they say Howard child darted out onto traffic.