Kinston Man Killed In Hit And Run Accident

A man is dead after he was hit by a car this morning.

Authorities say Bennie Williams was riding a motor scooter heading east on highway 70 when he was struck from behind at at about 5:30 this morning.

State Troopers say it was a hit and run and now, lawmen are looking for a 1995 or 1996 Toyota Camry with a broken headlight. They don't know the color of the vehicle.

If you have any information that could you're asked to call the North Carolina Highway Patrol.