Pamlico County Freshman Killed By Car

A Pamlico County High School freshman is dead after getting hit by a car Friday night while walking on Highway 304 between Bayboro and Hobucken.

Pamlico County officials say that 14 year old Charles Leon Cornell IV, was hit by a SUV driven by Johnny Ray Miller when he was passing another car. Its unclear if Cornell may have been walking in the road. The Highway Patrol is trying to figure out exactly what happened.